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Nottingham Castle Christmas Countdown Clock: Day 11

Welcome to the Nottingham Castle Christmas Countdown, where each night, we’ll be sharing an item from the world-class collections in the Castle’s Galleries in the lead up to Christmas.

alabaster panel: The annunciation, c.1400 NCM 1960-24
The annunciation, c.1400 NCM 1960-24

 

Welcome back for day 11 of the Nottingham Castle Christmas Countdown Clock. Tonight, we’re sharing the earliest alabaster panel in our collection, showing the angel Gabriel greeting the Virgin Mary to tell her that she was to have a baby.

Join us tomorrow as we hit the halfway mark in the lead up to Christmas!

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