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 Demon, unlike most of the carving we have reproduced from within the Cathedral that are Misericord support carvings this gem of a find is located on the arm rests inbetween the Misericords. This Mythical creature is a type of Demon and it’s purpose is that of warding off evil and protecting the occupants within the Cathedral during the long medieval services. It’s a stunning carving of a mythical creature 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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