A detailed view of the the gold roof bosses in the choir screen porch in York Minster, also known as St Peter's Cathedral Church

Date:
1942
Location:
York Minster, Minster Yard, York
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St Peter's Cathedral Church, Minster Yard, York
Reference:
AA42/04854
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The choir screen was erected c1460. It has a porch and doorway with ogee head, and canopied niches with statuettes. The porch is vaulted and has gold bosses. The central boss is a larger oval shape, and has a carved angel.

Content

This is part of the Series: WOO02/01 Series of negatives taken for the National Buildings Record; within the Collection: WOO02 George Bernard Wood Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wood, George Bernard

Keywords

Arcade, Boss, Choir Screen, Medieval Cathedral