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Sculpture / Relief. Virgin and Child, carved in relief. The Virgin stands in an exaggerated swaying stance, holding the Child in her left arm. The Child holds a fruit in the left hand and with the right takes a flower (?) from the Virgin's right hand. The Virgin is crowned and wears a veil. Ivory, carved in relief, height, whole, 10.0 cm, width, whole, 3.7 cm, circa 1300-1400. Gothic. Medieval. French.
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