Treasures at Canterbury Cathedral (Paperback)

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- This volume presents the rich material history of Canterbury Cathedral- Full-color photography brings the reader up close to some of the most significant and priceless objects on displayTreasures at Canterbury Cathedral brings the reader up close to some of the most significant and priceless objects on display at Canterbury Cathedral. Each item has been carefully selected from more than half a million objects currently held in the Cathedral's Collections and the Cathedral's UNESCO Memory of the World archive, together with some loan items that feature in the new exhibition spaces inside this beautiful building. Every one of these treasures helps to tell part of the fascinating history of Canterbury Cathedral. From Anglo-Saxon charters to 20th century vestments, from stone carvings to silver sundials, more than 1300 years of history is presented here through this collection of curious and often surprising artifacts.

About the Author


Dr. Sarah Turner is Head of Collections at Canterbury Cathedral.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781785512643
ISBN-10: 1785512641
Publisher: Scala Arts Publishers Inc.
Publication Date: April 15th, 2021
Pages: 64
Language: English