Jesus Christ

Jesus is the central figure in Christian teaching. Many images show the major events in his life, for example, his birth and his death on the cross. Usually the focal point of the scene, Jesus can be shown with or without a beard and often wears a halo.

  • Sacramental spoon showing Christ
    on the cross with the Virgin Mary
    and St John
  • Ethiopia, 1650-1710
  • Museum no. 186-1869
 
Jesus Christ
 

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Christ Crucified
Christ Crucified

The Last Judgement
The Last Judgement

Sacred Heart
Sacred Heart