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The Risen Christ: M.24-1929

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Risen Christ

Maker(s)

After Unknown (Production)

Description

The Risen Christ, carved wood in the round. Bearded Christ with curling hair, stands with his right hand raised in benediction. His mantle is pulled to one side to reveal the wound in his side. His feet are bare and his face emaciated.

Legal notes

Given by Aymer Vallance

Measurements and weight

Depth: 9.0 in
Height: 40.0 in
Width: 10.0 in

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1929) by Vallance, Aymer

Dating

15th century
Circa 1400 CE - 1500 CE

Note

Very doubtful, after North German (J.M.M. and M.B.1985).

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Materials used in production

Wood (plant material)

Techniques used in production

Carving : Carved in the round

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.24-1929
Primary reference Number: 30138
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_24_1929
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 3 December 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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