Ascalon

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Title

Ascalon

Subject

Ascalon, battle, battles, cloak, dragon, knight, knights, knighthood, chivalry, lance, medieval romance, romance, Perth, sculpture, St George, St George’s Cathedral, WA warfare, weaponry, weapon, weapons, Western Australia

Description

Image of the sculpture Ascalon in front of St George’s Cathedral, Perth. The work was created by Marcus Canning and Christian de Vietri and unveiled in 2011. Ascalon is the name of the lance used by St George to slay the dragon in many medieval romances. As well as the lance, the sculpture features the cloak of St George and an abstract representation of the slain dragon in black epoxy coated steel plate.

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

29 May 2011

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photograph

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Original Format

Digital Photograph

Files

Citation

“Ascalon,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed March 20, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/334.