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A pair of Medieval lions facing opposite directions, which may have been part of a recumbent effigy. Such heraldic beasts were a common form of foot rest.

Arbroath Abbey



Pair of Lions from the Foot of an Effigy




H 35 x W 46.5 x D 25 cm

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on loan from Scottish Ministers

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Arbroath Abbey

Abbey Street, Arbroath, Angus DD11 1EG Scotland

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