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On digging a vault lately at Chichester for the lady of Dr. Buckner, three graves were discovered, containing bodies almost consumed : At the feet of one of them were placed two pewter candlesticks, and at the head a hollow pewter dish, evidently intended as a receptacle for the skull ... it appears to be a relick of Romish superstition.

Date
[1789?]
  • Ephemera

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[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1789?]

Physical description

1 piece ; 4 x 11 cm

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Languages

  • English


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    EPH474
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    EPH474:7

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