Monumental brasses. by J. G. Mann

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Middlesex] .

Written in English

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  • Brasses -- Great Britain,
  • Sepulchral monuments -- Great Britain

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Bibliography: p. 37.

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SeriesA King Penguin book
LC ClassificationsNB1842 .M27
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL214477M
LC Control Numbera 58003902

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A monumental brass is a type of engraved sepulchral memorial which in the 13th century began to partially take the place of three-dimensional monuments and effigies carved in stone or wood. Made of hard latten or sheet brass, let into the pavement, and thus forming no obstruction in the space required for the services of the church, they speedily came into general use, and continued to be a.

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Appendix to a list of monumental brasses in the British Isles by Stephenson, Mill and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Drawing on the rich collection of 3, surviving brasses in the U.K., this new book also reminds us of the loss of monumental brasses which took place, especially through iconoclasm and destruction in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

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Transactions is an annual members only publication featuring articles on brasses and incised slabs, with an average of pages in each issue. Volumes of the Transactions for period from to are available as downloadable PDF files.

Volumes for to are available free to members or those who wish to join the Society. See j oin us. Monumental Brasses of Wiltshire: A Series of Examples Ranging from the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Centuries; Accompanied with Notices Descriptive of Ancient Costume & Illustrative of the History of the Country During this Period.

Edward Kite. Preview this book Reviews: 1. Jun 20,  · Monumental brasses on the internet: Part 1. Contents: Part 2 > For a brief guide to funeral monuments, click here. For general information about monumental brasses, see the Monumental Brass Society web site.

There is an online list of brass rubbings in the from Henry Trivick's The Picture Book of Brasses in Gilt () Robert Attelath, Monumental brasses are designed to inform and commemorate, they can also tell us much more about their times, such as the details of armour design, heraldry, social history, costume and the craft of brass-casting itself.

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Clayton () (Reprint) by Clayton, H. (Henry James) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About 80 ancient monumental brasses survive in Gloucestershire, many in the parish churches at Cirencester and have been lost to theft over the ages.

The first complete listing of brasses in Gloucestershire was made by Cecil T Davis who stated that they may be divided into three categories: ecclesiastical, military and civil.

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Monumental Brasses - Together with a Selected Bibliography and County Lists of Brasses Remaining in the Churches of the United Kingdom by Herbert W. Macklin. George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

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Monumental brasses were first seen in the 13th century. The Rhineland was a major source of brass (latten) through the 16th century, specifically in Cologne. It is not surprising that brasses seem to have originated in the Low Countries: lands around the Rhine's delta that roughly correspond to modern-day Belgium, Luxemburg, and the Netherlands.

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Nov 26, - Explore abfludgate's board "English Brasses" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Brass, Effigy and Medieval. monumental brasses [1], or sepulchral brasses, memorials to the dead, in use in churches on the Continent and in England in the 13th cent.

and for several centuries following. They are usually set in the pavement but occasionally are placed upright against a wall or stand free upon a plinth. Herbert Druitt is the author of A manual of custome as illustrated by monumental brasses ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), A Manual of Costume as.

Sally Badham of the Church Monuments Society gives an overview of the history of monumental church brasses, explaining how they were used as grave markers, how and where they were made and who they commemorated.

Her article goes on to consider the principal threats to this important aspect of church heritage including water damage, inappropriate cleaning and damage caused by bat urine. Monumental brasses probably first came into vogue in the Low Countries, but many of the Continental memorials were dug up and melted.

There were once a great many monumental brasses in Westminster Abbey, but according to Gilbert Scott, 'owing to the value of the material most of these have been stolen and only a dozen remain'. (12). John Page-Phillips, author of Monumental Brasses, on LibraryThing. This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising.

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MONUMENTAL BRASSES. Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Item # Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Edge wear. Toning to pastedowns and endpapers.

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