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Adoration of the Magi

Embroidery
1375-1425 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Embroidered linen sqiuare depicting The Adoration of the Kings, Virgin and Child to left hand side, kneeling King proffering gift, other two standing behind to right. Star at top of picture. Background embroidered in green silk in knitting stitch, some brick stitch infill of main picture. Colours: ochre, blue, white, red.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
linen embroidered with coloured silks
Brief Description
Embroidered scene depicting the Adoration of the Kings
Physical Description
Embroidered linen sqiuare depicting The Adoration of the Kings, Virgin and Child to left hand side, kneeling King proffering gift, other two standing behind to right. Star at top of picture. Background embroidered in green silk in knitting stitch, some brick stitch infill of main picture. Colours: ochre, blue, white, red.
Object history
From the Bock Collection
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
8308-1863

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record createdFebruary 7, 2008
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