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This architectural fragment is shaped as a queen’s head with curly hair. It was salvaged from a demolished house in Membury, Devon, where it had been used in a 20th century fireplace. It was probably once part of the local church.
Accession Loan No.
Simple Name
architectural fragment
Full Name
label stop queen’s head
Collector / Excavator
Pearce, Nan, Mrs
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
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stone; Beer stone
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Collection Contintent
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Town
Collection County
Collection Site Name
Beckford Cottage, Membury
Family Group

whole width 180 mm; whole height 210 mm; whole depth 140 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:27
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:31

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