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About this object

  • ID:

    86.202/18

  • Production date:

    Late Medieval; mid 15th century

  • Location:

    In Store

  • Pilgrim badge from the shrine of Richard Caister in Norwich. Richard Caister was the vicar of St Stephen’s in Norwich from 1402-1420. He was a very devout and scholarly man, and after his death his tomb at St Stephen’s became the focus of pilgrimage. This badge depicts Caister preaching from a pulpit. The badge is framed by a scroll shaped like an ‘R’ with an inscription at the base: 'r kast’.

  • Measurements

    H 40 mm; W 33 mm

  • Materials

    lead alloy

  • Last Updated

    2020-05-21

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related Group

    Medieval pilgrim souvenirs

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