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St. Paul's Churchyard Gardens (EC4)

Saint Thomas Becket

London 1118 - Canterbury 1170
Archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 until his murder in 1170
(Wikipedia)
Edward Bainbridge-Copnall
1970-71

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Description

Statue of Saint Thomas Becket falling with his arms raised as if fending off the blows of the four knights who murdered him. The statue is made of fibreglass resin.

Inscription(s)

BECKET
by
BAINBRIDGE COPNALL
acquited by
the corporation of london
1973

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Locatie (N 51°30'48" - W 0°5'51")

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