AN IVORY PLAQUE

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Minutely carved in low relief in three registers with twelve Festivals, each within a rectangular ‘frame’, the top edge of which forms an arch inscribed with a description of the Festival: The Annunciation, The Nativity, The Presentation of Christ in the Temple, The Baptism of Christ, The Entry into Jerusalem, The Crucifixion, The Anastasis, The Ascension, The Raising of Lazarus, The Descent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost, The Dormition of the Virgin, The Transfiguration. Early 16th century.