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West Door
  • Europe
  • West Door, 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
  • S2015.602

An exterior view of the west door of Wells Cathedral. The mullioned doorway is enclosed by a pointed archivolt. The heads of the iron nails are visible on the wooden doors. The tympanum contains a statue, which is enclosed in a quatrefoil.