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Descent from the Cross
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Descent from the Cross


Description Conservation Credit
Description Boxwood was a very popular material for small-scale portable devotional objects because one could carve fine detail. This relief is pierced to allow light to come through, which draws attention to the intricacies of the two-dimensional composition.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
1/15/1962Treatmentcleaned
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1630
Medium
boxwood
(Wood)
Accession Number
61.12
Measurements
Overall: 2 5/8 x 1 3/8 in. (6.6 x 3.5 cm)

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