Sculpture

Description
This carved block was removed from the facade of Exeter’s Guildhall during repairs in 1970. On the reverse it was found to have a carving of St Philip, suggesting the block had been part of an earlier decorative scheme in the building.
Accession Loan No.
169/1970/1
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
sculpture
Simple Name
sculpture
Production Person Surname
Hamlyn
Production Person Initials
Arnold
Period Classification
Late Medieval (1400-1500); Elizabethan (1558-1603)
Production Year Low
1450; 1592
Production Year High
1547; 1594
Family Group

Material
stone; Beer stone
Collection Site Name
The Guildhall
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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