Object Title

Memorial plaque

Memorial plaque

Date

1750-1900

Object Number

XVIII.672

Provenance

Found in store

Physical Description

Metal (copper) plaque with an inscription in gothic script relating to John Holland, Duke of Exeter, and his first and third wives, Probably a 19th century addition to the tomb which was originally in the church of St.Katharine's, moved to Regent's Park in 1825, and moved again to the church of St Peter ad Vincula in 1951.

Associations

Places Britain

Bibliographic References

Catharine Jamison, The History of the Royal Hospital of St Katharine, OUP 1952, page 151, and plates III and XIII.

Notes

John Holland, Duke of Exeter, Constable of the Tower 1446, died 1449.