Brass Rubbing: Thomas Hylle

1982.05.0012

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Artifact Identification Brass Rubbing: Thomas Hylle   (1982.05.0012)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Documentary Artifacts : Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Kathleen H. Cairns.
Geographic Location Europe, West, United Kingdom, Oxfordshire, Oxford, New College
Period/Date Medieval, 1468 CE
Culture British, English

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 122.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 78.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.0 cm
Weight 175 g
Measuring Remarks Width refers to the horizontal measure of the rubbing (dowel rod and hooks). Depth indicates the thickness of the dowel rod from which the piece is suspended.
Materials Paper, Plant--Wood, Metal--Steel, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Rubbing
Munsell Color Information Black (N 2/ 3.1% R) White (N 9.5/ 90.0% R) White (5Y 9/.5)

Research Remarks

Published Description

Description from exhibit catalog English Brass Rubbings by Kathleen Cairns: "Oxford, New College--Thomas Hylle, 1468. 'Professor sacre theologie.' Fellow and benefactor to the college. In cap and academics, holding cross with five wounds."

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Cairns, Kathleen H. An Exhibition of Brass Rubbings from the Collection of Kathleen H. Cairns, December 5, 1971 - January 14, 1972. Botetourt Gallery and Museum, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. Catalog #32. Felgate, T.M. Knights on Suffolk Brasses. East Anglian Magazine Ltd. Ipswich, Sufflok 1976. Spinke, Winifred. A Memento from Old England. Bury St. Edmunds, n.d. English Brass Rubbings (exhibit catalogue), Williamsburg, VA, 1971. Cairns, Kathleen H. An Exhibition of Medieval Brass Rubbings, October 20 through November 19. Catalog #54.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Kathleen H. Cairns
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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