Brass Rubbing: Sir Philip Peletot
|Artifact Identification||Brass Rubbing: Sir Philip Peletot (1982.05.0025)|
|Classification||Communication Artifacts : Documentary Artifacts : Graphic Documents|
|Artist/Maker||Kathleen H. Cairns.|
|Geographic Location||Europe, West, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire, Watton-at-Stone|
|Period/Date||Medieval, 1361 CE|
|Dimension 1 (Length)||222.0 cm|
|Dimension 2 (Width)||99.0 cm|
|Dimension 3 (Depth)||1.3 cm|
|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|
|Munsell Color Information||Moderate Yellowish Green (2.5G 5/4) Moderate Yellowish Brown (10YR 5/4) Light Gray (N 8/ 59.1% R) Black (N 2/ 3.1% R)|
From the catalogue, An Exhibition of Medieval Brass Rubbings by Kathleen H. Cairns: "Hertfordshire, Sir Philip Peletoot, 1361. In mixed plate and chain mail armour. His leggings, probably leather, are studded. The inscription is in Norman French. INSCRIPTION: "Here lies Philip Peletoot, Knight, who died the thirteenth day of August in the year of grace, 1361.""
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. Cairns, Kathleen H. An Exhibition of Medieval Brass Rubbings, October 20 through November 19. Catalog #35.
|Credit Line/Dedication||Gift of Kathleen H. Cairns|