Carved figures of angels holding shields and a depiction of the Holy Trinity in trefoil arched panels with decorative spandrels, on the head of the alabaster tomb of Sir Hugh de Willoughby and his wife Margaret in St Mary and All Saints' Church

Date:
1930-1953
Location:
St Mary And All Saints' Church, Church Lane, Willoughby On The Wolds, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire
Reference:
AA53/10862
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The tomb of Sir Hugh and his wife dates from 1448. Two recumbent figures rest on a tomb, the sides of which are decorate with a representation of the Holy Trinity at the head and the Virgin and Child at the feet. The sides are decorated with angels holding shields. The carved figures are set in trefoil arched panels with decorative carved spandrels.

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

Medieval Tomb, Religion