Arch fragment with two human heads

Description
This is part of a Norman arch from Hatherleigh church in Devon. It shows two human heads with leaves sprouting from their mouths. Figures like this are often called ‘green men’.
Accession Loan No.
20/1993
Simple Name
architectural fragment
Full Name
arch fragment with two human heads [green men]
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
arch fragment with two human heads
Material
stone; aplite?
Period Classification
Norman (1066-1200)
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1100
Production Year High
1199
Collection Town
Hatherleigh
Collection County
Devon
Collection Site Name
Parish Church, Hatherleigh
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:28
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:45:28

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