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Rectangular beech wood trencher with painted decoration of a blind beggar carrying a cripple on his back; legends above and either side of image. Top and bottom: two hemispherical labels bearing legend.
Length: 13.70 centimetres
Width: 8.90 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Crystal Larsen has recorded that this _beech wood trencher with painted decoration of a blind beggar carrying a cripple on his back_ is described by Professor Micheal Bath in the following article:
Bath, Michael. "Emblems from Alciato in Jacobean Trencher Decorations." Emblematica 8.2 (Winter 1994), 359-70.
It is also (partially) pictured on page 360.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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