Purchased from Signor Stiattesi in 1864 together with museum no. 1864-8 for £2 (50 francs)
Orcagna (Andrea di Cione) (about 1315/20-about 1368)
On the tabernacle in the church of Or San Michele, Florence, Italy
This is one of a series of reliefs depicting scenes from the Life of the Virgin which are set around the base of Orcagna's tabernacle in Or San Michele, interspersed with hexagonal reliefs of the Virtues.