brass rubbing


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brass rubbing

the taking of an impression of an engraved brass tablet or plaque by placing a piece of paper over it and rubbing the paper with graphite, heelball, or chalk
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Lawrence progressed from his early interests in brass rubbing and archaeology to a study of mediaeval architecture and crusader castles.
Children's activities at Locomotion include brass rubbing
The craft workshops, which include brass rubbing, cost pounds 3 for adults and pounds 2 for children.
A feature at the entrance is a ceramic knight which has been placed on the wall after being created from a brass rubbing by a previous owner, who was a potter.
FIVE HIDDEN STRATFORD GEMS Stratford Brass Rubbing Centre Royal Shakespeare Theatre Summer House, Avon Bank Gardens, Telephone: (01789) 297671 England's unique heritage of Medieval and Tudor brasses illustrate the knights and ladies, the scholars, the merchants and the priests of the past.
For pounds 1, participants will be involved in craft exercises such as brass rubbing, mask making, trick or treat bag making and more.
Brass rubbing sessions are being held to teach children about mythical beasts and medieval knights.
But there was also brass rubbing, French and Italian-themed days, pirate lessons, designing T-shirts and Filipino dancing.
People tried brass rubbing, painting and sketching as part of Big Draw, a national campaign to get people into arts and crafts.
But from next month the abbey will house a collection of 60 replica brasses and the public will be able to do brass rubbing.
FAMED for rescuing and rehabilitating orphaned and injured seal pups that get stranded on Lincolnshire beaches, the sanctuary also has penguins, an aquarium, pets corner, tropical butterflies (April-October), reptiles, Koi carp pool and animal brass rubbing.
He invites you to a brass rubbing club, but it doesn't look like brass to you.