Male almsbox figure from Bethlem Hospital ('Bedlam'), 1676 (?)
Male almsbox figure from Bethlem Hospital ('Bedlam'), 1676. These roughly life-size alms box figures, one male and one female, were used to collect donations for the Bethlem ('Bedlam') Royal Hospital in London when it was situated at Moorfields.
- Psychology, Psychiatry & Anthropometry
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- alms box
- furnishing and equipment
- container - receptacle
- ceremonial container
- Stevens's Auction Rooms Ltd.
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