Triptych Showing the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception (Tota Pulchra) with Saints, ivory relief

Triptych Showing the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception (Tota Pulchra) with Saints, ivory relief

Triptych Showing the Virgin of the Immaculate Conception (Tota Pulchra) with Saints
Ivory relief
Philippines
About 1680-1720
Ivory
Museum no. 99-1864

This small, portable triptych was made for devotional purposes. Its two side wings were hinged so they could close over the central relief. The triptych might have been used by missionaries in the Philippines, or sent back to Spain.