South West Germany, 17th cent. Linden tree, gilt and painted polychrome. Kneeling King Melchior (H. 54,5 cm) and the standing kings Balthasar (H. 76,5) and Caspar (H. 79,5 cm), who render hommage to little jesus with their treasuries (St. Matthew's Gospel 2,11). Adjuncts lost, dam. To age, painting and gilding partially redone.