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Print - Rubbing of the inscription on a bell in St. Lawrence's Church
  • Rubbing of the inscription on a bell in St. Lawrence's Church
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Rubbing of the inscription on a bell in St. Lawrence's Church

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Jersey (Rubbing made from a bell in St. Lawrence's Church., made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    brass rubbing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. H.B. Walters.

  • Museum number:

    E.29-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 133

Physical description

Rubbing from a bell in St. Lawrence's Church, reading 'POVR LA PAROISSE DE SAINT LORANS A IARZE CETE CLOCHE EST A° 1592 I W.'

Place of Origin

Jersey (Rubbing made from a bell in St. Lawrence's Church., made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

brass rubbing

Marks and inscriptions

POVR LA PAROISSE DE SAINT LORANS A IARZE CETE CLOCHE EST A° 1592 I W

Dimensions

Height: 2 in, Width: 82 in

Object history note

John Wallis of Salisbury was the maker of the bell from which this rubbing was made. The bell was made in1592.

Descriptive line

Rubbing of the inscription on a bell in St. Lawrence's Church, Jersey, reading 'POVR LA PAROISSE DE SAINT LORANS A IARZE CETE CLOCHE EST A° 1592 I W.'

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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