Stone Coffins, as found on Excavations upon the site of Chertsey Abbey.
Rare engraving. Sheet size: 125 x 170mm (5 x 6¾"). Trimmed inside platemark.
A plate from 'Chertsey Abbey: an existence of the past', written by Lucy Wheeler, published in 1905. In the mid-19th century the site of the abbey was excavated under the supervision of the architect and archaeologist Samuel Angell, who published an account of the investigations, accompanied by a ground plan of the abbey church, in 1862.
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