The Treasury of St Peter and Alexander at the Stiftsmuseum Aschaffenburg
Aschaffenburg Panel Painting
Aschaffenburg Panel Painting, c. 1240/50,
Tempera on parchment, over whitening and gold, oak-wood. Dimensions: 196,5 cm x 67,5 cm
The famous “Aschaffenburg Panel” circa 1240/50 dates back to the early formation of the Stiftskirche making it one of the oldest panel paintings in Germany. In a sensational find in 1986 it was discovered during renovation work at the Stiftsmuseum.