The monumental brass is a type of church monument that is made up of a brass wall tablet. This monument depicts a female figure with a grey hound at her feet, beneath a canopy of pointed architecture. It has numerous scenes along its border depicting the acts of a Good Samaritan such as charity, truth, peace and mercy.
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The Art Journal The Industry of All Nations Illustrated Catalogue (London, England: Bradbury and Evans, 1851)