image © Dorset County Museum | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © Dorset County Museum | Licence: All Rights Reserved

A copy of a painting in Milton Abbey of Athelstan consecrating the Abbey

Date

Undated

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Description

Watercolour mounted on page 48 of "The Watercolours & Drawings of H.J. Moule I". A portrait of a king standing with a crown a sceptre and holding a model of Milton Abbey, an abbot kneels before the king. Inscriptions: [on image bottom left] "Ancient painting in the Choir on wood; Athelstan giving the Abbey".

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Location

Milton Abbey, Milton Abbas, Dorset, England

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