Corpus of misericords at Cartmel Priory

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Corpus of the misericords at Cartmel Priory

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N01

Oak-tree in which the horn of a unicorn is embedded, or the horn in water.

Supporters - Lozenge-shaped pattern of three and four leaves.

N02

Design of three intertwined acanthus leaves.

Left Supporter - Spray of three small leaves.

Right Supporter - Lion mask.

N03

Grinning lion-mask with foliage issuing from mouth.

Supporters - imple flower within square design of four leaves.

N04

Blank.

N05

Griffin passant left.

Supporters - Lion mask.

N06

Large head of a man having curled hair and fringed beard and whiskers, and wearing a soft head-dress ornamented with rosette and fruit.Left Supporter - Leaf.

Right Supporter - Llion mask.

N07

Large double rose flanked by leaves.

Left Supporter - Head of an ox.

Right Supporter - Bunch of fruit and leaves.

N08

A deer chased by three dogs wearing collars. The deer appears to be seeking shelter in a wood.

Left Supporter - Crowned monogram ‘WW’ for Prior William [1441].

Right Supporter - Hedgehog.

N09

Three intertwined acanthus leaves.

Left Supporter - Lozenge-shaped pattern of three and four leaves.

Right Supporter - Lion mask.

N10

The elephant and castle., the animal leaning against a tree.

Supporters - Lion mask.

N11

Group of pendant leaves.

Supporters - Lozenge-shaped pattern of three and four leaves.

N12

Winged and clawed demon or dragon, full face.

Left Supporter - Rosette.

Right Supporter - Lion mask.

N13

Pair of large formal leaves rising from central stems.

Supporters - Lozenge-shaped pattern of three and four leaves.

S01

Arabesque design.

Supporters - Crowned monogram ‘WW’ for Prior William [1441].

S02

Crowned head with triple face in foliage.

Supporters - Foliage.

S03

Pelican in her piety.

Left Supporter - Foliage.

Right Supporter - Lion mask.

S04

Demi-angel with raised wings, holding shield with unidentified design.

Supporters - Fruit and leaf pattern.

S05

Ape-doctor holding a urine flask, and flanked by fruit and leaves.

Left Supporter - Bird with outstretched wings on nest.

Right Supporter - Four leaves and four small fruits.

S06

Double-tailed mermaid with comb and mirror.

Left Supporter - Leaf.

Right Supporter - Flower.

S07

The Flight of Alexander. [or Satan enthroned.]

Left Supporter - Lombardic initial T.

Right Supporter - Oak-leaf.

S08

Dragon passant right, with flapping wings.

Left Supporter - Four-petalled flower with human face at centre.

Right Supporter - Round pattern of indented leaves

S09

Peacock with tail spread.

Left Supporter - Formal leaf pattern.

Right Supporter - Bat hanging head downward.

S10

An eagle in flight with two bunches of grapes in its mouth.

Supporters - Square pattern of four small leaves.

S11

Two geese eating from a sack or bowl of corn.

Supporters - Circular pattern of leaves.

S12

Grinning foliate mask.

Supporters - Leaves.

S13

Intricate design of serrated leaves.

Left Supporter - Fruit and leaves.

Right Supporter - Rose and leaves.

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