Early Plate Period (Bascinet) Period
After 1394. St Boniface's Church, Bunbury, Cheshire. Monument to Hugh Calveley 1324-1394. Early Plate Period (Bascinet) Period. Finely carved Calf's Head on the breastplate representing Hugh Calveley's canting arms. Calf's Head Crest. Arse Girdle.
After 1396. Monument to Robert Willoughby 4th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1349-1396 and his third wife Elizabeth Latimer 5th Baroness Latimer Corby, Baroness Neville Raby, Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1357-1395 in St James' Church, Spilsby, Lincolnshire. Early Plate Period (Bascinet) Period. Remarkable helm on which the Baron's head rests. The effigy of a bearded man, possibly generic. The presence of a coronet or crown may suggest the face is that of Edward III King England 1312-1377 in whose reign Robert died. Excellent orle around the Baron's bascinet.
After 1423. St Peter's Church, Elford, Staffordshire. Monument to John Stanley 1423-1474. Early Plate Period (Bascinet) Period. Maiden's Face Buckle. Eagle and Baby Crest; the legend associated with Sir John's descent from his ancestor, Sir Thomas Latham, whose wanted his barren wife to adopt his illegitimate son so he placed the baby in a nearby eagle's nest and his was delighted with this 'miracle' and took the child as her own.