Ascension of Christ with Mary and Twelve Apostles

Title

Ascension of Christ with Mary and Twelve Apostles

Description

Grooves along the inner sides of the left and right of the frame suggest a sliding lid was used at one point in this item's history.

Work Number

6

Date

6th century

Is Referenced By

Michigan Inventory Number 12

References

Weitzmann notes stylistic and iconographic similarities with ampullae and souvenirs from Jerusalem.

Medium

encaustic and gold on panel

Physical Dimensions

45.7 x 29.5 cm x 1.5 cm

Files

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Citation

“Ascension of Christ with Mary and Twelve Apostles,” The Sinai Icon Collection , accessed November 27, 2021, http://vrc.princeton.edu/sinai/items/show/6367.
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