The three hinged rectangular panels cast in bronze decorated with Maria, Jesus and John the Baptist, a so called Deësis. Deësis (Greek = δέησις) means prayer, supplication or worshipping and the name of a Cristianrepresentation of three figures, you often see in the usual iconography of the East European Church. The front with a cross in a circle and several symbolic decorations.
Kunsthandel Borzo Verwersstraat 21 Den Bosch, nu Amsterdam Keizersgracht.
Late 19th century
Height: 13,5 cm. (5,3 inches.)
Width: 12.5 cm./ 37,5 cm. (14,8 inches.)
Weight: 773 grams.