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Adoration of the Magi

Date: second half 15th century

Geography: Made in Nottingham, England

Culture: British

Medium: Alabaster with paint and gilding

Dimensions: Overall: 16 7/16 x 8 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (41.8 x 21.3 x 4.4 cm)

Classification: Sculpture-Stone

Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1925

Accession Number: 25.120.485

Not on view
George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
Breck, Joseph. The Cloisters: A Brief Guide. 1st ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926. p. 16.

Tavender, Augusta S. "Mediaeval English Alabasters in American Museums." Speculum 30, no. 1 (January 1955). no. 27, p. 67.

Cheetham, Francis. Alabaster Images of Medieval England. Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2003. p. 84, (as no. 35).

Anderson, William. "Re-Discovery, Collecting and Display of English Medieval Alabasters." Journal of the History of Collections 16, no. 1 (May 2004). p. 57 n. 53.