Wood Shield - Seaton Delaval Photograph Album

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The Shield, which is made of wood, is about 24 inches high and would have been used in 'mock jousting' competitions. These would be held as entertainment when guests were at the Hall. The Shield 's heraldic work is that of The Grey's family of Gillingham Castle in Northumberland

 
 
 
 
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