Bronze door knocker by Unknown Artist

The escutcheon shows in high relief a grotesque subject composed of two heads; one has the face of a man with protruding tongue and the other of a demon with human features, wings and forelegs with sharp claws.


Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
Vicar & wardens of St Nicholas

Naturalistic foliage above and below.


Removed from south door of St Nicholas Church, Gloucester.

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