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Cast of the boss and ribs of a groined arch in the Chapter House, Westminster Abbey

Plaster cast

Museum number: MP1

Curatorial note

The Chapter House at Westminster Abbey dates from the 1250s and is one of the largest of its kind, octagonal in shape with tiered seating and an imposing central pillar fanning out to a vaulted ceiling. Henry of Reyns was the supervising master mason.


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