Well, if you ever wanted a handy point of comparison for the Lindisfarne Gospels, then now you know. How many other points of weight comparison did they have, and discard, before they settled on this one? A large baby, a possum?
I've not yet made it to the rather excellent sounding exhibition in Durham yet, but hope that the rest of the signage is as amusing and informative.
As a side note, a link from looking at this informed me about Badgerland, something which will make any fan of the Museum of Everything laugh, and then feel very worried.
Webcomic and occasional blog about the heritage sector.
Follow The Attendant:
All text and images are produced by and copyright of the artist, holder of the domain name of attendantsview.com