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The Screen. Lincoln Cathedral
  • Europe
  • The Screen. Lincoln Cathedral, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.610
Description

A view of the choir screen looking from the nave towards the apse of the cathedral. Towards each side of the screen, one can see the double arcade of the side aisles. Colossal cluster columns frame the screen. The screen contains a pointed arched entry. On each side of the entrance is an arcade of four arches. Each arch has a trefoil head. The organ surmounts the screen.