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Chantry in Choir, Salisbury Cathedral
  • Europe
  • Chantry in Choir, Salisbury Cathedral, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.608

A view of the chantry in Salisbury Cathedral. The exterior wall of the chantry, which is made of stone, contains three arches. One arch surmounts the wooden door, which the other two arches are stacked ontop of each other on the facing right side of the door. The arches on the facing right side contain faux-draperies. In the spandrels of the upper arches are quatrefoil designs. There is a large, perhaps gold plated, candelabrum.