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Head in Margaret's Church in Kent

Head in Margaret's Church in Kent

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1788

Shelfmark: K Top Vol 18

Item number: 36b

Length: 5.8

Width: 5.2

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Drawing

Drawing of a sculptured head at St Margaret's Church in Darenth in Kent. The church dates from the 10th century, making it one of the oldest parish churches in Kent. It has a remarkable Norman font. This sculptured head is likely to be from the font. Various figures are depicted including a crowned man holding a flabellum, who probably represents a king..

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