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BBC Culture Show features Cosmati pavement

Thursday, 6th August 2009

BBC Culture Show features Cosmati pavement

Andrew Graham-Dixon from The Culture Show reveals the story of the 13th century Cosmati pavement at the High Altar in Westminster Abbey, currently undergoing conservation work, which he describes as “one of the wonders of medieval Britain".

Abbey conservators Ned Schärer and Paula Rosser take part in the 5th August programme explaining the significance and beauty of the stone floor.

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At different times of the day, or in different seasons, the light falling in the Abbey will light up something that you have walked past a million times and never seen before.

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Vanessa, Head of Conservation

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