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Panel - Legend of St Barbara: Origen's messenger gives his letter to St Barbara
  • Legend of St Barbara: Origen's messenger gives his letter to St Barbara
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Legend of St Barbara: Origen's messenger gives his letter to St Barbara

  • Object:

    Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stained glass

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E.E. Cook Esquire.

  • Museum number:

    C.258-1928

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Stained glass panel depicting the Legend of St. Barbara: Origen's messenger gives his letter inscribed 'MISSUS AB ORIGINE NUN...S BARBARE DABAT EPISTOLAM' to St. Barbara. Blue, white, purple, maroon, green and red glass. Grisaille. Yellow stain.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stained glass

Marks and inscriptions

'MISSUS AB ORIGINE NUN...S BARBARE DABAT EPISTOLAM'
Decoration; Latin; Letter; stained glass

Dimensions

Height: 26 in, Width: 23.375 in, Weight: 4.85 kg wood frame

Descriptive line

Stained glass panel depicting the Legend of St. Barbara: Origen's messenger. German, 16th century
STG

Materials

Stained glass

Subjects depicted

Men; Messengers; Christianity; Columns (architectural elements); Interior; Beds; Masks (design elements); Acanthus

Categories

Glass; Stained Glass; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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