Hermitage Museum Ivory Artifacts from the Medieval Period

These are western European and also Byzantine ivory art objects.



Small carved ivory container.



Small carved container.



Ivory panel of resurrection.



Ivory panel of the angel visiting the empty tomb of Christ.



Detail of an ivory box showing women playing chess.



Detail of an ivory box showing women.



Lady placing a helmet on the knight before a joust.



Lady placing a helmet on the knight before a joust..



The joust.



Garden of Eden and the serpent.



Hand of God show on carved ivory panel.



Detail of lovers.



St. Peter.



Jesus, Mary, and St. John.



Griffin attack



Sacrifice of Issac.



Noah.



Griffin.



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