Maiden's Face Buckle
After 1423. St Peter's Church, Elford. Monument to John Stanley 1423-1474. Early Plate Bascinet Period. Maiden's Face Buckle. Eagle and Baby Crest; the legend associated with Sir John's descent from his ancestor, Sir Thomas Latham, whose wanted his barren wife to adopt his illegitimate son so he placed the baby in a nearby eagle's nest. His wife was delighted with this 'miracle' and took the child as her own.
On 10 Aug 1358 Piers Grandison 2nd Baron Grandison -1358 died at Ashperton, Ledbury. Lady Chapel, Hereford Cathedral. Mid 14th-century, altar-tomb with effigy and canopy , altar-tomb with range of cinquefoil-headed panels in front and panelled buttresses at ends carried up to the cornice of the canopy, effigy in mixed mail and plate-armour with camail and ridged bascinet, hauberk with scalloped lower edge, cyclas, enriched Hip Belt with dagger hanging in front and sword at side, head on cushions and feet on hound; recess with panelled back, moulded jambs and square head enriched with Paterae and trefoiled and sub-cusped pendant tracery below the head; vaulted soffit to canopy; canopy with range of six bays of open arcading with trefoiled and sub-cusped heads, crockets and finials, in arcading two headless figures of the Coronation of the Virgin, headless figure with book, archbishop with cross-staff, St. John the Baptist holding a roundel with the Agnus Dei, and a bishop, last four figures brought from elsewhere; canopy finished with enriched cornice and pierced parapet with quatrefoils and cusped cresting.
On 26 Jul 1375 Richard Pembridge 1320-1375 (55) died. Hereford Cathedral. Alabaster altar-tomb and effigy, altar-tomb with moulded base and capping, sides and ends panelled with alternate quatrefoils enclosing shields of his arms and trefoil-headed panels; effigy in bascinet, camail, jupon with same arms as shields, hip-belt, garter on left leg, right leg modern, head on helm crested with a bush of feathers, feet on hound.
On 25 Feb 1387 John Marmion 1343-1387 (44) died in Spain. In 1400 Elizabeth St Quentin -1400 died.
Monument in St Nicholas Church, West Tanfield, North Yorkshire. Camail and Jupon Period. Lancastrian Esses Collar. Hip Belt. Feathered Crest on Great Helm His bascinet has decorated edges with the camail appearig to attach inside the bascinet. Decorated flat band. She wearing a unusual headress which appears to be a cross between Gabled Headress and Bongrace. Her dress long with a Low Rounded Neckline and appears to be decoated with an armorial: vair at the top, chevrons at the bottom, which may be or a variation of.
On 23 Apr 1394 Hugh Calveley 1324-1394 (70) died. He was probably buried in St Boniface's Church, Bunbury. Monument Early Plate Bascinet Period. Finely carved Calf's Head on the breastplate representing Hugh Calveley's canting arms. Calf's Head Crest. Hip Belt.
On 11 Apr 1418 John Harrington 4th Baron Harington 1384-1418 (34) died. He was buried at Lady Chapel, St Dubricius Church, Porlock. His brother William Harrington 5th Baron Harington 1390-1457 (28) succeeded 5th Baron Harington.
18 Oct 1471 Elizabeth Courtenay Baroness Bonville -1471, Baroness Harington -1471 died. She was buried at Lady Chapel, St Dubricius Church, Porlock.
Monument to John Harrington 4th Baron Harington 1384-1418 (34) and Elizabeth Courtenay Baroness Bonville -1471. Finely carved alabaster. Monument of the Early Plate Bascinet and Gorget Period. Note the decorated orle and the plate gorget (throat protection), Hip Belt and the Horses Head Crest. She wearing a Crespine Headress.
Before 15 Nov 1448 Hugh Willoughby -1448 died. On 15 Nov 1448 Hugh Willoughby -1448 was buried at St Mary & All Saints Church, Willoughby on the Wolds. Monument to Hugh Willoughby -1448 and Margaret Freville 1401-1493. Early Plate Bascinet and Gorget Period. Hip Belt. Butterfly Headress.