A misericord, depicting an ape holding a urine flask, between two animals, supported on either side by a leaf, in St John the Baptist, St Lawrence and St Anne's Church

Date:
1930-1952
Location:
St John The Baptist, St Lawrence And St Anne's Church, Knowle, Solihull, Solihull
Reference:
AA52/06845
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The misericords in St John the Baptist, St Lawrence and St Anne's Church probably date from the 15th century. It is suggested that the two animals on either side of the ape are also apes, one of which is holding a book.

Content

This is part of the Series: LTC01/01 Lady Trenchard Cox: Series of Negatives; within the Collection: LTC01 Lady Trenchard Cox Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cox, Mary Desiree

Keywords

Misericord, Medieval Church, Religion