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Canopy part

Canopy part

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    15th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved limestone

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Architectural Association

  • Museum number:

    A.112-1916

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This part of a canopy from Worcester Cathedral was probably made in the 15th century. The carved limestone was originally gilt. In the centre of the canopy is an applied finial, and at each side the springing of two crocketed arches. Above are the remains of the core.

Physical description

In the centre is an applied finial, at each side the springing of two crocketed arches. Above are the remains of the core. With remains of gilding.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

15th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Carved limestone

Dimensions

Height: 6.5 in, Depth: 6 in

Descriptive line

Canopy part, limestone, English 15th century.

Materials

Limestone

Categories

Architecture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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