Overmantel

Description
This decorative wooden panel shows a scene from the ancient Greek myth The Judgement of Paris. This once hung above the fireplace in the drawing room of a house in High Street, Exeter.
Accession Loan No.
35/1928
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Medium
wood (fruitwood?) on
Common Name
overmantel
Simple Name
overmantel
Full Name
The Judgement of Paris
Dimensions
whole height mm; whole W mm; whole depth mm
Period Classification
Elizabethan (1558-1603)
Production Year Low
1580
Production Year High
1600
Production Country
Low Countries / Germany
Family Group

Material
wood
Collection Site Name
195 High Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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