Record

LevelItem
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)MBS/1/WIL/14/1
TitleRobert Wyvil, bishop, in episcopal vestments, 1375
Extent1 item
Date1971
DescriptionRubbing of brass half effigy with mitre and crosier shown within castle with champion, ready for combat, at the gate; rabbit warren and trees representing Bere Chase recovered for the church by the bishop; incomplete marginal inscription in Latin; representations of the four evangelists at the corners; three shields. Rubbing made by William Gibson 23 Mar 1971. S
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionPaper, folded; typed label in bottom corner
Dimensions: 381 x 152 cms
Custodial HistoryFormerly in the collection of J. Roger Greenwood; MBS 4601
Publication NoteThis brass is cited and described in Mill Stephenson, 'A List of Monumental Brasses in the British Isles ' (1964): Salisbury Cathedral I