- Museum number
Ivory plaque from a book-cover or more probably a reliquary-box, depicting the Last Supper at the moment of the Institution of the Eucharist, within a border of palmettes. Judas hastens away at the bottom right.
- Production date
- 10thC (mid)
Height: 116 millimetres
Weight: 126 grammes
Width: 91.50 millimetres
Depth: 8 millimetres
- Curator's comments
Part of 1978,0502.9
Goldschmidt 1918, no. 87, Taf. 29: 87.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 – 2016 4 Dec – 29 May, National Museum of Singapore, ‘Treasures of the World’s Cultures’
(one side only)
2012-2013 Nov-Mar, Bonn, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle, Treasures of the World's Cultures
2005 17 Mar-3 Jul, Germany, Essen, Domschatzkammer, Crown and Veil: the Art of Female Monasticism in the Middle Ages
2001 27 Aug-2 Dec, Germany, Magdeburg, Kulturhistorisches Museum, Otto the Great: Magdeburg and Europe
1993 15 Aug-28 Nov, Germany, Hildesheim, Roemer und Pelizaeus Museum, Bernward von Hildesheim und das Zeitalter der Ottonen
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Accepted as part of the estate duty payable on the death of Sir Harold Wernher (Minister for Arts) in 1975.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number