Knights and Ladies Seated under Canopies

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Acquired in 1867 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Inventory of Art Objects acquired in the Year 1867. Inventory of the Objects in the Art Division of the Museum at South Kensington, arranged According to the Dates of their Acquisition. Vol. 1. London : Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1868., p. 11. Longhurst, Margaret H. Catalogue of Carvings in Ivory. London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1927-1929. Part II. p. 8. English Medieval Art. London, 1938. no. 458. Leeuwenberg, Jaap. Early Nineteenth-century Gothic Ivories. Aachener Kunstblätter. 39, 1969. pp. 111-148.
collection_code
SCP
credit
date_end
1450-12-31
date_start
1400-01-01
date_text
early 15th century (made)
descriptive_line
Panel, ivory, probably Italian early 15th century.
dimensions
Height: 3 in height of both, Width: 3.375 in
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
326
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:19:39.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:19:39.000Z
latitude
42.502998
location
In Storage
longitude
12.57341
marks
materials
ivory
materials_techniques
Carved ivory
museum_number
284B-1867
museum_number_token
2841867
object_number
O166254
object_type
Panel
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Two pierced panels from a casket. The panels are divided into two compartments in each of which is seated the figure of a man or a woman; the former hold falcons, one of the latter a little dog. Above are elaborate architectural canopies.
place
Italy
primary_image_id
2006AD3448
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This is a set of two pierced ivory panels from a casket made in the early 15th century, probably in Italy. The panels are divided into two compartments in each of which is seated the figure of a man or a woman; the former hold falcons, one of the latter a little dog. Above are elaborate architectural canopies.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
knights-and-ladies-seated-under-panel-unknown
sys_updated
2013-09-10T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
carving
title
Knights and Ladies Seated under Canopies
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vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1450
year_start
1400