Carving in the form of an angel

Description
This small seated angel is plucking a lute with its long delicate fingers. It was discovered in 1831 with several other alabaster panels concealed under the floor of a farmhouse. The whereabouts of the other alabasters is now unknown.
Accession Loan No.
73/1994
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
carving in the form of an angel
Simple Name
carving
Full Name
carving in the form of an angel
Dimensions
whole width 65 mm; whole height 135 mm; whole depth 45 mm
Period Classification
Medieval (1200-1500)
Production Year Low
1400
Production Year High
1499
Family Group

Material
stone; alabaster
Collection Site Name
Monkerton Farm, Pinhoe
Collection Town
Pinhoe
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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