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Print - Rubbing of inscription, ornament, and medallions on sanctus bell of Whalley Church
  • Rubbing of inscription, ornament, and medallions on sanctus bell of Whalley Church
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Rubbing of inscription, ornament, and medallions on sanctus bell of Whalley Church

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Lancashire (Rubbing made from sanctus bell of Whalley Church., made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    brass rubbing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. H.B. Walters.

  • Museum number:

    E.23-1935

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Rubbing of the inscription, ornament, and four medallions on the sanctus bell of Whalley Church, Lancashire.

Place of Origin

Lancashire (Rubbing made from sanctus bell of Whalley Church., made)

Artist/maker

Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

brass rubbing

Dimensions

Height: 9 in, Width: 51 1/2 in

Object history note

Peter Van den Ghein was the maker of the bell from which this rubbing was made. The bell was made in 1537.

Descriptive line

Rubbing of the inscription, ornament, and four medallions on the sanctus bell of Whalley Church, Lancashire.

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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