The Adoration of the Magi', carved alabaster panel

The Adoration of the Magi', carved alabaster panel

The Adoration of the Magi'
Carved alabaster panel
England
1420-1440
Museum no. A.98-1946

This alabaster panel shows a scene from the Biblical story of the birth of Christ. Nativity scenes are usually set in a barn where animals would be housed. A mule and an ox can be seen at the bottom of this carved panel.