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Photo credit: Royal Institution of Cornwall

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A small portable crucifixion scene: the cross is surmounted by the emblem of the pelican, the Virgin appears at the left of the cross, St John the Evangelist is at the right and Mary Magdalene kneels at its foot; the painted field is edged in distinctive punching. The base appears to have been taken from another work.

Royal Cornwall Museum







tempera (?) & gold leaf on panel


H 66.7 x W 33 cm

Accession number

TRURI : 1924.59

Acquisition method

gift, 1924

Work type


Royal Cornwall Museum

River Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2SJ England

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