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Print - Rubbing of inscription of second bell of Kelham Church
  • Rubbing of inscription of second bell of Kelham Church
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Rubbing of inscription of second bell of Kelham Church

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

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

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    brass rubbing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. H.B. Walters.

  • Museum number:

    E.1378-1935

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Rubbing of inscription on second bell of Kelham Church, reading 'CELORUM Xpe PLACEAT TIBI REX SONUS ISTE.'

Place of Origin

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

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

brass rubbing

Marks and inscriptions

CELORUM Xpe PLACEAT TIBI REX SONUS ISTE

Dimensions

Height: 2 3/8 in, Width: 54 3/4 in

Object history note

The bell from which this rubbing was made was made in a Nottingham foundry in the 16th century.

Descriptive line

Rubbing of the inscription on the second bell of Kelham Church, Nottinghamshire, reading 'CELORUM Xpe PLACEAT TIBI REX SONUS ISTE.'

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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