|The effigy of
Bishop Walter Bronescombe (d. 1280) in the Lady Chapel of Exeter Cathedral
retain much of its original paint. Lions and adorsed doves alternate in
green circles of the simulated vestments covering the bier. The impact
of such a realistic images of power and presence much have been deeply
impressive for visitor to cathedrals such as Margery Kempe.
back to "worship"