Sculpture of St Jerome

16th century oak carved sculpture of St Jerome. Jerome was a Latin Christian priest, confessor, theologian, and historian, commonly known as Saint Jerome. He was born at Stridon, a village near Emona on the border of Dalmatia and Pannonia. He is best known for his translation of most of the Bible into Latin, and his commentaries on the Gospels.

Origin: Possibly England
Date: Circa 1550 - 1580
Dimensions: Width 9 1/2" x Height 25 1/4" x Depth 6 1/2"
Stock Number: Marh1897