Unknown / THE DACRE BEASTS: The Dolphin / Probably 1507-1525; the banners added about 1844Unknown
Probably 1507-1525; the banners added about 1844

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Creator Name: Unknown
Creator Nationality: English
Creator Name-CRT: Unknown
Title: THE DACRE BEASTS: The Dolphin
View: Right 3/4
Creation Date: Probably 1507-1525; the banners added about 1844
Creation Place: Cumbria
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: Carved, painted and gilded oak, with tinned copper banners
Dimensions: 200.5 x 35.5 x 73
Inscriptions: The Dolphin, the supporter of Elizabeth Greystoke, wife of Thomas, Lord Dacre (1467-1525) bears the contemporary arms of Greystoke 'barry of six ar. and az. three chaplets of roses gu. leaved vert'
AMICA Contributor: The Victoria and Albert Museum
Owner Location: London, England
ID Number: W.9:1-5-2000
Credit Line: Acquired with the assistance of The Friends of the V&A National Heritage Memorial Fund National Art Collections Fund and other private benefactors
Copyright: Permission for educational use only granted by the Victoria and Albert Museum 2003
Rights: http://www.vam.ac.uk
Provenance: Naworth Castle, Cumbria
Context - Place: Cumbria, United Kingdom
AMICA ID: VAM_.W.9:1-5-2000
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 200.5
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 35.5
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 73
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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