photographed while on display at BHM

document: The Belief and the Ten Commandments

The Belief and the Ten Commandments, a decorated document. Oil paint, watercolour paint and coloured inks on parchment. The Belief in centre circle in English, 2 small circles in German and Latin. The Commandments in English and German. Framed: gilded wood, glazed. 660 x 528 mm.

curator's notes
'The Belief' seems to correspond to a more conventional term, 'The Creed'. More research required; it's an intriguing object and it's not clear how it was acquired.

BRXHM reference: 786