Choir Screen

Choir Screen

Purchased from F. Künsthardt in 1873 for £162 10s

Original:

Choir screen
Sculptor unknown
About 1197
Stucco
Church of St Michael, Hildesheim, Germany

The choir screen is decorated with scenes showing figures of (from the left) St Benedict, St James, St Peter, the Virgin and child, St Paul, St John and Bishop Bernward.