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Medieval Limestone Torso Of A Bishop

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A French medieval carved limestone torso of a Bishop wearing a chasuble. The holes which run along the outline of the orphrey would have contained brightly coloured glass stones, resembling jewels. The whole statue would have been painted.

Now mounted on a patinated iron stand

c.1450

Measures: 110cm high