347: Large Carved Ivory Crucifix
Large Carved Ivory Crucifix
likely 18th century Italian, the finely modeled Corpus Christi is affixed to a hollow Latin cross of ivory with silver nails, the carved ivory scroll inscribed "Jesus Nazarenus Rex Judaeorum" with ivory ring for hanging.
26.5 x 12 in.
An old repair to back of ivory cross; several splits to ivory cross; several hairlines to ivory figure; one missing nail.