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The duchess of Gloucester does penance.

Image ID: 834508

The duchess of Gloucester does penance. (1864)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The duchess of Gloucester does penance.

Published Date

: 1864

Depicted Date

: 1441

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 23 x 15 cm. (9 x 5 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: ". . . The cause was tried in St. Stephen's chapel, before the primate and others. The duchess, after denying some, and confessing others of the charges, withdrew her plea, and submitted herself to the correction of the church. She was sentenced to walk that day, without a hood, from Temple Bar to St. Paul's, bearing in her hand a lighted taper, and to offer it at the high altar. This penance was to be twice repeated durin ....
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Original Source

: From A chronicle of England, B. C. 55-A. D. 1485. Longmans, 1864) Doyle, James E. (James Edmund) (1822-1892), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Witchcraft

Source Description

: 2 folders (44 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 834508

Record ID

: 708017

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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