Effigy of Sir Thomas Cawne

Effigy of Sir Thomas Cawne is in Monumental Effigies of Great Britain.

THIS monument is in the north wall of the chancel of Ightham church, in Kent. It commemorates Sir Thomas Cawne, who resided at Nulcomb, a manor in the adjoining parish of Seal, in the time of Edward the Third. The effigy adords a rich example of the armour of the time.

Details. 1. Ornamented rim of the basinet and lace by which the camail is attached. 2. Gauntlet, with its ornaments enlarged. 3. Portion of the girdle enlarged.