Tyne and Wear HER(402): Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment - Details
Monkwearmouth, Anglo-Saxon architectural fragment
An architectural fragment carved in local dolomite, 4.3 cm high x 4.3 cm wide x 2.5 cm deep. Its surviving carved face contains interlace decoration. It was found in 1964 and is thought to date to the late 7th century A.D.
<< HER 402 >> Jarrow Lecture R.J. Cramp,1965 Early Northumbrian Sculpture 3 G. Adcock, 1974, A study of the types of interlace on Northumbrian sculpture Durham University, Unpublished M Phil thesis, 71, pl. 7C R. J. Cramp 1984 Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture Vol. I, Pt 1 131, Pt 2 pl. 124.682 (Monkwearmouth 18)