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Thorn in Foot
  • Europe
  • Thorn in Foot, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Wells, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.600

A detailed view of a capital in Wells Cathedral. The detail focuses on a grotesque figure who hunches over to remove a thorn from his proper left foot.