Figurine of a Sitting Magi

Object Name: 
Figurine of a Sitting Magi

Notice of Upcoming Content and Access Change

The Museum is working on the future of our online collections access. A new version will be available later in 2023. During this transition period, the current version of the Collections Browser may have reduced functionality and data may be not be updated. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For any questions or concerns, please contact us.

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Figurine of a Sitting Magi
Accession Number: 
57.3.23 A
Overall H: 6 cm
On Display
Primary Description: 
Opaque white and translucent multicolored glass (mainly blue and red); lampwork. Figurine of a king which belongs to an adoration. King seated on a purple chair, with black hair and beard, yellow scepter and jewels. Has pale green base.
Pleadwell, Amy, Former Collection
Treasures in Glass (1966) illustrated, pp. 44, 46, 48, #75; BIB# 28036