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Plaque with Adoration of the Shepherds

A work made of shell.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of shell.

Date:

first third of the 16th century

Artist:

French (Paris?) or Southern German (Nuremberg?)

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 238

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Title

Plaque with Adoration of the Shepherds

Place

France (Object made in)

Date

1500–1540

Medium

Shell

Dimensions

Diam.: 5.1 cm (2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

1992.519

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