East Sussex Church Monuments - 1530 to 1830 - Archive of Photographs
by Professor Nigel Llewellyn

(119) HAILSHAM, St. Mary the Virgin


119E Mural monument for Elizabeth HOOPER, d. 1810

-  Sanctuary East wall, North-East corner, at head height.

-  85(W) x 193(H)~Fair; local damage (crossed ferns).

-  Close in design to 119F; M.I. (12 lines, engraved, gilded) on an unframed, black oval panel, set portrait-wise; a shallow, grey marble base; over, a moulded entablature; at top, achievement on a pedestal; below, a second M.I. (15 lines, engraved, black) on marble; flanked by scrolls; below, 2 corbels with roundel decoration; black apron with crossed ferns decoration; a corbel.