Column shaft

Description
The style of this fragment of carved stone shows it was once part of an expensive building, probably St Nicholas Priory in Exeter. The column is decorated with a spiral design.
Accession Loan No.
13/1985
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
column shaft
Simple Name
column
Full Name
column shaft
Dimensions
whole height 320 mm; whole diameter 140 mm
Period Classification
Saxo Norman (1066-1200)
Production Year Low
1150
Production Year High
1199
Family Group

Material
stone; Purbeck marble
Collection Site Name
St Nicholas Priory
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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