Details
Image number
DRH1077575
Title
Durham Cathedral Sanctuary Ring, c.1140 (cast bronze)
Artist
English School, (12th century) / English
Location
Durham Cathedral, UK
Medium
cast bronze
Date
c. 1140 AD (C12th AD)
Description
The sanctuary ring was hung on the North door of the Cathedral (it is not a knocker as there was never a striking plate). See also 1077574.
Photo credit
© Durham Cathedral Library / © Chapter of Durham Cathedral / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ sunburst / face / ornamental / lion / north door / durham cathedral / sculpture / middle ages / medieval / head / monster / creature / knocker / rays / sanctuary ring / animal / sun / mane / bronze
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