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panel

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1954,0502.1

  • Description

    Devotional panel; lead; openwork; six scenes from life of Thomas, Earl of Lancaster (1277-1322); scenes arranged in two tiers under architectural canopy; tracery contains figure of God seated on rainbow with censing angel on either side; gable surmounted by Crucifixion with two headless saints on pinnacles; single figure in each of four projecting niches, two on either side; shield with arms of England in centre.

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  • Date

    • 14thC(late) (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 127 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Described by Hugh Tait, 'Pilgrim-Signs and Thomas, Earl of Lancaster,' The British Museum uarterly, Vol XX (1955-56) 40.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Associated events

    • Associated Event: Execution of the Earl of Lancaster
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1954

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1954,0502.1


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