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Print - Rubbing of inscription on second bell of Walesby Church
  • Rubbing of inscription on second bell of Walesby Church
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Rubbing of inscription on second bell of Walesby Church

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Nottinghamshire (Rubbing made from second bell of Walesby Church., made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    brass rubbing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. H.B. Walters.

  • Museum number:

    E.1380-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 132

Physical description

Rubbing of the inscription on the second bell of Walesby Church, reading 'GOD SAVE THE CHURCH 1641.'

Place of Origin

Nottinghamshire (Rubbing made from second bell of Walesby Church., made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

brass rubbing

Marks and inscriptions

GOD SAVE THE CHURCH 1641

Dimensions

Height: 1 3/4 in, Width: 51 3/4 in

Object history note

George Oldfield was the maker of the bell from which this rubbing was made. The bell was made in 1641.

Descriptive line

Rubbing of the inscription on the second bell of Walesby Church, Nottinghamshire, reading 'GOD SAVE THE CHURCH 1641.'

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1935 London: HMSO, 1935

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Rubbing

Subjects depicted

Bell

Categories

Rubbings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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