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Chapter-house door.
  • Europe
  • Chapter-house door., 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
  • S2015.583
Description

A detailed view of a doorway in the chapter house in York Minster. The doorway has a trefoil head. On the facing left side of the image is a damaged statue of Mary and baby Jesus. The statue is surmounted by a baldachin. The door contains ornamental ironwork.