Medieval London

Chalice of William de Melton

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Title

Chalice of William de Melton

Subject

Ecclesiastical Objects, Devotional Objects

Description

This is a burial chalice recovered from the tomb of Archbishop William de Melton in York. Dated around the mid fourteenth century, the chalice is made of silver and has an engraving of a crucified Jesus Christ on the base.

Source

Yorkshire Archaeological Journal, 309.

Date

Late Medieval

Contributor

Ryan Connor

Rights

Yorkshire Archaeological Journal

Type

Still image

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Engraving

Physical Dimensions

Height: 14 cm

Files

william de melton chalice.jpg

Citation

“Chalice of William de Melton,” Medieval London, accessed November 19, 2019, https://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/398.

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