Index of Medieval Effigy entries.
Robert Curthose (d1134) effigy, of painted Irish bog oak, was made about 100 years after his death.
Tomb of King John the youngest son of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine. Made from Purbeck marble the sarcophagus dates from about 1230 and is the earliest effigy in the country to an English king. Originally the effigy would have lain on the floor, but as more elaborate tombs were installed in later years, John's effigy was raised up to rest on a tomb chest that was made in about 1540.
Monument to Robert de Harcourt (d1202). The effigy of a cross legged knight is mid 13th century.
Tomb of Hugh de Northwold (d1245). Bishop of Ely from 1229-1254.
William de Kilkenny (d1256) monument. Bishop of Ely Cambridgeshire.