Sculpted head of a musician

Description
This stone fragment was found during excavations in Exeter. It shows a musician playing a wind instrument which would have fitted into their mouth. It was presumably part of an ensemble in a church.
Accession Loan No.
114/2000
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
sculpted head of a musician
Simple Name
sculpture
Full Name
head of a musician
Dimensions
whole length 115 mm; whole width 80 mm; whole height 110 mm
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Production Year Low
1300
Production Year High
1400
Family Group

Material
stone; Beer stone
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Site Name
Preston Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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