For sale is one of our unique and exclusive hand crafted Medieval reproduction carvings. This is a cast replica produced from a mould taken directly from the original carving found within Ripon Cathedral, England. We have exclusive permission to take moulds from original medieval carvings from within the Cathedrals & Abbeys of Britain and to then reproduce them for sale. These reproductions are cast from a resin composite and then stained to give the product all the fine detail, feel and authenticity of the original carving
Taken from the medieval carvings 1490 – 1495 from within the choir stalls of Ripon Cathedral. This magnificent and outstanding reproduction carving is know as The Ripon Lion. The carving is of a Lion in a typical medieval style and is found on the Misericords as a support carving. It’s a stunning carving of a wild Animal that’s in excellent condition and the reproduction captures all the fine detail that the master craftsmen put in to this piece of work over 500 years ago.
- This is great opportunity to purchase a true piece of England’s Rich cultural History.
- Our reproductions are so authentic, copied directly from the original carvings they include all the original cracks & chips from over centuries of use along with wood worm, wood grain and the makers tool marks. Beautifully colour stained and toned they are virtually indistinguishable from the originals.
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