Joseph of Arimathoea's Church, Glastonbury

inscription:  Model of church built by Joseph of Arimathoea A.D. 63 at Glastonbury. The first Christian church in England. Built of willows and thatched with rushes, it stood on the site now occupied by St. Joseph's Chapel, Glastonbury Abbey. From a drawing in the British Museum. Copyright.

length:  70mm

notes:  This model is coloured as shown in the photograph and unglazed, and does not carry a coat of arms.

 
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