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Fettiplace Effigies, East Shefford

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Fettiplace Effigies, East Shefford
East Shefford, Berkshire, England
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Alabaster effigies of Sir Thomas Fettiplace and his wife, Lady Beatrice, in the medieval church at East Shefford, Berkshire. Lady Beatrice was a royal princess of Portugal, and Sir Thomas was Sheriff of Berkshire. The effigies are beautifully carved, and give a good idea of the type of clothing (Lady Beatrice) and armour (Sir Thomas) used in the middle of the 15th century.

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