Life of St. Nicholas

Rubbing

St. Annen Museum
Lübeck, Germany

14th century
Brass rubbing
28 × 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