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Christ crowned with thorns, stained glass panel, Netherlandish, c.1600

Clear glass with brown paint, yellow stain, blue and purple enamels

Height: 115mm
Width: 120mm

Museum number: SG118

Curatorial note

The half-length bust of Christ is shown with his head crowned with thorns. He is depicted with long curly hair and a beard. One hand rests on an orb carrying a cross, the other on the frame. This is a companion piece to SG120, Head of the Virgin.

Literature

Catalogue of the Stained Glass in Sir John Soane's Museum, Special Issue of the Journal of Stained Glass 2004, p. 258


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