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Coat of Arms (Bishop)
Title Coat of Arms (Bishop)
Accession Number acc-no-0029
Museum Name Archaeological Survey of India, Goa
Gallery Name Gallery no-1
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Basalt
Artist's Nationality Portuguese
Provenance Old Goa (Tiswadi, District North Goa)
Find Place Old Goa (Tiswadi, District North Goa)
Style Portuguese
Patron/Dynasty Portuguese
Period / Year of Work 16th/17th Century AD
Tribe Portuguese
Culture Portuguese
Dimensions 1.1 m X 0.75 m X 0.22 m
Detailed Description Bishop coat of arms engraved on a basalt slab. This armorial bearing of a Bishop contains a Portuguese emblem in the center surrounded by symbolic motifs like loops in high relief and drapes symbolized three bishops,two cardinals and the Pope in the apex of the Roman catholic church.
Brief Description Bishop coat of arms