The Stavelot Triptych

New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1980. First edition. Square 4to. Illustrated in color. Original printed wrappers, AS-NEW IN ORIGINAL PLASTIC SEAL (some contraction of the pastic seal with associated buckling of the text block). Very good. Item #400170

FIRST EDITION, an unsealed copy. This triptych was made in the Meuse Valley, Belgium, circa 1130-1158. It is the earliest surviving reliquary of the Tur Cross with illustrations from the Legend of the Tur Cross, uniting Eastern & Western iconographic traditions.

Price: $25.00