Introduction, November 2014
Browse through over 3900 ivory carvings, from more than 370 institutions across the world!
To see which collections are on board and search by institution, click
Picture of the month
A minute polychrome medallion mounted in silver and rock crystal at the
Art Gallery of Ontario
, with a Crucifixion scene painted on the back...
The Gothic Ivories Project is an online database of ivory sculptures made in Western Europe ca. 1200-ca. 1530 and neo-Gothic ivory pieces.
Institutions from all over the world have already joined us on the Project.
Find out who and how...
The Web Site
A few facts and tips to help you make the best use of the web site.
Three exhibitions not to miss in
Paris, Cologne and Florence!
The catalogue of Gothic ivory carvings at the Victoria and Albert Museum
has come out!
A select bibliography to learn more about Gothic ivories.
Find out about interesting online resources which will help you in your research.
Relationships between ivory and alabaster?
09 June, 2011
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