Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Exterior Cap
  • Europe
  • Exterior Cap, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: York, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.576
Description

A detailed view of a capital located at York Minster. The design contains floral shapes resembling leaves. The bottom sculptural element of the capital projects outward in a circular formation, while the upper portion is either hexagonal or octagonal in shape.