Southampton, St Michael's Church

Tournai marble. It is square with twelve round panels, eleven filled with grotesque beasts, many of them winged, with turned heads and gnashing teeth. In the twelfth panel is a man. The base and stem are original, the supporting shafts are renewed.

Bibliography :
Pevsner, N. and Lloyd, D., 1967. The Buildings of England, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight (London, Penguin), 523

(Photo: Joe Lowe © Hampshire County Council)

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