Carved panel

Description
This panel was probably made for Taunton Priory. It includes the arms of Richard Fox, Bishop of Winchester, and the initials of William Yorke, Prior of Taunton. Yorke was nominated prior in 1523. The panel was later used as part of a chicken coop. The arched hole at the bottom let the chickens in and out.
Accession Loan No.
TTNCM : A.3315
Simple Name
carving
Collection Country
England
Common Name
carved panel
Production Country
England
Material
wood, oak
Period Classification
Medieval (AD 1066-1500)
Collection Class
Middle Ages
Collection Contintent
Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
1523 (about)
Collection Parish
Montacute
Collection Town
Montacute
Collection County
Somerset
Collection Site Name
Montacute Priory
On Display
Museum of Somerset
Created At
2016-05-07 16:52:25
Updated At
2016-05-07 16:52:25

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