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Unlocking the secrets of the Black Prince’s effigy

Unlocking the secrets of the Black Prince’s effigy

A team of scientists and art historians has been attempting to unravel some of the mysteries surrounding the Black Prince’s tomb. In this short video you can find out what they were up to and what they are hoping to discover.

This investigation is one of a number of research papers and talks that are being prepared for The Black Prince: Man, Mortality & Myth conference on 16 and 17 November 2017. You can find out more about the conference here: https://www.canterbury-cathedral.org/whats-on/event/blackprinceconference/

There will also be a free #YoungFutures conference in the build up to the event for 16-25 year olds. For more information visit: https://www.canterbury-cathedral.org/whats-on/event/youngfutures2017/

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2 thoughts on “Unlocking the secrets of the Black Prince’s effigy

  1. The Black Prince seems to getting a lot of attention at the moment – which is good to see! There’s also Michael Jones’s new bio, which I’ve reviewed here: https://davidsantiuste.com/2017/09/17/book-review-the-black-prince/

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  2. Pingback: The Black Prince whitened at last….? | murreyandblue

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