Sculpture - Gothic - Bone - Late 15th century

Description
Sculpture - Gothic - Bone - Late 15th century
Flanders

A beautiful bone sculpture of the Virgin Mary, her head veiled, her hands folded in prayer. She is dressed in a long robe covered by a mantle with a typical medieval apron to the front.

The bone has developed a silky smooth patina from centuries of handling.

Southern Netherlands, late 15th century.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Material
Bone
Model/ Name
Virgin Mary
Style
Gothic
Estimated Period
Late 15th century
Country of Origin
Flanders
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
11×3×0 cm
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