Record

LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)XMBS/1/BKM/15/3
Title[William] Cheyne, esquire, in armour, 1375
Extent1 item
Datec 1961
DescriptionRubbing of brass effigy with lion at his feet; rare example of ancient armour on feet consisting of overlapping scales of plate. Rubbing made by J. Roger Greenwood.
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionPaper, folded; old repairs to tears; bottom edge of sheet folded back and secured with staples
Dimensions: 177.5 x 64 cms
Custodial HistoryFormerly in the collection of J. Roger Greenwood; MBS 287
Publication NoteThis brass is cited and described in Mill Stephenson, 'A List of Monumental Brasses in the British Isles' (1964): Drayton Beauchamp II