Nativity on Ivory.
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Title:Nativity on Ivory
Notes:Story of the birth of Christ shown on an unidentified ivory piece, depicting: 1) Mary reclining in bed and looking at the Christ-child, surrounded by angels and shepherds; 2) the Christ-child being bathed by the midwife with Joseph looking on
Building:Victoria and Albert Museum
Country:United Kingdom

Scripture:Luke 2:1-14, (15-20)
Matthew 1:18-25
Lectionary links:ANatv
General Subject:Nativity
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism

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Copyright Source:Image donated by Patout Burns
Copyright Permission:Donor must be contacted for permission.
Attribution:Nativity on Ivory, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved July 1, 2022]. Original source: Image donated by Patout Burns.
Record Number:31702 Last Updated: 2021-08-13 08:52:11 Record Created: 2003-08-01 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition