South East England
West Marina Gardens
Harold and Edith
King Harold II (Harold Godwinson (c.1022 - 1066), he last Anglo-Saxon king of England, reigned from 6 January 1066 until his death at the Battle of Hastings on 14 October (Wikipedia).
Edith the Fair or Edith Swannesha (c. 1025 - c. 1086), his consort (Wikipedia)
Stone statue depicting King Harold II and his first wife Edith Swan-Neck (1025-1086?). Harold is depicted lying on his back dying and the figure of Edith is hunched over him, holding up his head towards her face.
- Charles Augustus William Wilke (Prussia c. 1832 - after 1876),
(Mapping of Sculpture).
Sources & Information
Locatie (N 50°51'2" - E 0°32'34") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: gbse045; Photograph: 11 August 2015
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