Brass Rubbing: Bishop Frilleck


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Artifact Identification Brass Rubbing: Bishop Frilleck   (1982.05.0024)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Documentary Artifacts : Graphic Documents
Artist/Maker Kathleen H. Cairns.
Geographic Location Europe, West, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire, Hereford, Hereford Cathedral
Period/Date Medieval, 1360 CE
Culture British, English

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 24.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 100.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.3 cm
Weight 436 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) Moderate Yellowish Brown (10YR 5/4) Strong Blue (5PB 4/10)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Felgate, T.M. Knights on Suffolk Brasses. East Anglian Magazine Ltd. Ipswich, Suffolk 1976. Spinke, Winifred. A Memento from Old England. Bury St. Edmunds, n.d.

Artifact History

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

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