Casket; one of four panels; ivory; the Incredulity of Thomas; in the middle Christ, young and beardless as before, with engraved nimbus, stands on a low step, his left hand raised as if in discourse with four disciples, three of whom have beards; on the right is Thomas who extends the forefinger of his right hand towards Christ.

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1856,0623.7

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Casket; one of four panels; ivory; the Incredulity of Thomas; in the middle Christ, young and beardless as before, with engraved nimbus, stands on a low step, his left hand raised as if in discourse with four disciples, three of whom have beards; on the right is Thomas who extends the forefinger of his right hand towards Christ.

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  • Casket; one of four panels; ivory; the Incredulity of Thomas; in the middle Christ, young and beardless as before, with engraved nimbus, stands on a low step, his left hand raised as if in discourse with four disciples, three of whom have beards; on the right is Thomas who extends the forefinger of his right hand towards Christ.

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  • Casket; one of four panels; ivory; the Incredulity of Thomas; in the middle Christ, young and beardless as before, with engraved nimbus, stands on a low step, his left hand raised as if in discourse with four disciples, three of whom have beards; on the right is Thomas who extends the forefinger of his right hand towards Christ.

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