Figure Of Christ

Material: limewood. Accession no: MG 042.
Current Location: The Hunt Museum - [Limerick]

This is a German 16th or 17th century painted limewood figure of Christ issuing from a chalice. He is depicted as the Man of Sorrows. He wears a crown of thorns and has his arms crossed at the wrist. Wounds are visible on the hands and side. Only the upper part of the body is visi…