Bench end with shields and grotesques

This is part of the collection of Harry Hems, an Exeter-based Victorian master woodworker and stone sculptor. He collected many pieces of medieval woodwork during his renovations of churches, but unfortunately did not record where he obtained them from.
Accession Loan No.
Simple Name
bench end
Full Name
bench end
Collector / Excavator
Hems, Harry, Mr
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
bench end with shields and grotesques
Period Classification
Tudor (1500-1603)
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Collection Contintent
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Site Name
Kilkhampton Church
Family Group

whole W 430 mm; whole height 890 mm; whole depth 95 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:28
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:31

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