Rubbing done by M. A. Vander Wilt

Rubbing done by M. A. Vander Wilt

Rubbing

Life of St. Nicholas

St. Annen Museum
Lübeck, Germany

14th century

Brass rubbing

28 x 8 inches

Detail from Flemish brass
Five scenes from the life of St. Nicholas
1) giving 3 bags of gold
2) consecrated bishop
3) child left in bath over fire without harm
4) 3 boys murdered & revived
5) boy with cup falling overboard while on pilgrimage to St. Nicholas Church