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Tryptych

Museum number:
7-5495
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21070005495
Accession number:
Acc.2358
Object count:
1
Description:
Triptych; metal; blue enamel background; left: panel, inside: a representation of icon of mother of God being worshipped; outside:crucifix, etc.; right panel, inside: Jesus, St Nicholas the Wonder Worker and Mary; outside: floral design; height 33 cm; width 6.1 cm.
Donor:
Design Department (UC Berkeley), Eugen Neuhaus, Older University Collections, and University Appropriation
Collection place:
Russia
Collection date:
pre-1930
Person depicted:
Jesus Christ (founder of Christianity), Mary (mother of Jesus), and Saint Nicholas
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.1 Religion and Divination: Objects and garb associated with practices reflecting submission, devotion, obedience, and service to supernatural agencies
Department:
Cat. 7 - Europe (incl. Russia west of Urals, north of Caucasus)
Legacy documentation: