A WALRUS IVORY PLAQUE

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Minutely carved in low relief and in three registers, with the following twelve
festivals, each within a rectangular 'frame', the top edge of which forms an arch inscribed with a descrip tion of the festival:
The Annunciation,
The Birth of the Virgin,
The Presentation of Christ in The Temple,
The Baptism of Christ,
The Raising of Lazarus,
The Entry into Jerusalem,
The Crucifixion,
The Anastasis,
The Ascension,
The Descent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost,
The Transfiguration,
The Dormition of The Virgin,
early 16th century, set in a velvet covered frame