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  • Writer's pictureAlex Naszados

The Unicorn and Thomas Chaucer

Updated: Dec 24, 2019

The latest addition to the "Medieval Effigies" series is based on the other effigy on Matilda Burghersh's tomb. Thomas Chaucer (1367-1434), husband of Matilda Burghersh and son of the poet Geoffrey Chaucer, is depicted with the unicorn from his crest at his feet.

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