August 18, 2017

Corbel (SN 2853)

Corbel

English Oak corbel, circa 1450, from the lower section of a Hammer Beam bracket.  It depicts a Bishop holding a crozier.  The detailing of the carving is strong, with the crocketing of the crozier, and the clasp on the Bishops vestments.  His right arm, which was probably raised to depict the blessing, is missing.

Dimensions: Height 30 centimetres, Width 16.5 centimetres, Depth 13 centimetres.  

Price:  £3,500 (Stock No 2853)