Gingerbread mold

Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified

Categories: Further categories / Further kinds of objects

Object Data

 

Artist

Museum

Inventory Number

ÖMV/45296

Description

Gingerbread mold, pear wood block carved on both sides.
Front: Birth of Christ: the child in the manger between Joseph, standing to the left and Mary standing to the right, above them an angel, at the top an arch.
Back: Row of six swaddled babies.  

Height

16 cm

Width

12 cm

Period

17th Century, 18th Century

Provenance Data

 

Former owner according to museum / collection

unknown

Provenance

Purchase from the Dorotheum 1938-45

Provenance according to museum / collection

Purchased from Dorotheum, May 1941

Committee in charge

Board of the Society for Folk Life and Folk Art

Decision

No decision has been reached so far.

Implementation

The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.

Annotations

The number "155" is noted in blue color to the left of the swaddled babies.

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