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  • Record Number: 675
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Edwards , Nancy and Hulse and Tristan Gray
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  • Title: A Fragment of a Reliquary Casket from Gwytherin, North Wales [The authors discuss a recently rediscovered gable end of the shrine of Saint Gwenfrewi (or Winefride). Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Antiquaries Journal 72, ( 1992): Pages 91 - 101.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Art History- Decorative Arts Gwytherin, Clwyd, Wales- Church Hagiography Reliquaries Winefride, Saint
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 8-9
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  • Illustrations: Three Figures. Figure One Late seventeenth-century drawing of the shrine of Gwenfrewi (Winefride) by Edward Lhuyd or one of his associates, from Rawlinson B464, fol. 29. Figure Two Fragment of the shrine of Gwenfrewi. Figure Three Diagram of the shrine of Gwenfrewi showing details of the carpentry joints and metalwork.
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00035815
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