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ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, OYSTERMOUTH, MUMBLES,

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NPRN 13534

Map Reference SS68NW

Grid Reference SS61678800

Unitary (Local) Authority Swansea

Old County Glamorgan

Community Mumbles

Type of Site CHURCH

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period Medieval

Site Description Wallpainting; 1860 illustration of a wallpainting from Oystermouth Church, held in Swansea Museum. Source; by D.J. Roberts, 1975. 2004.03.11/RCAHMW/SLE
WALLPAINTING
?Renaissance patterns. Wallpainting recorded in 1860 (Swansea Mus. collection no.687) Drawing is incoherent, probably indicating palimpsest; linear border to ?rectangular frame with Renaissance baluster-column to one side and ?elaborate floral tendril. To right, engrailed diagonal band (?cf Llandeilo Talybont). Possibly c.1500 therefore
Source: RCAHMW Wallpaintings database. 2004.09.13/RCAHMW/SLE

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