N nave arcade, E respond, capital
Image of the feature "Nave: N arcade" at Icklesham.
by Kathryn Morrison.
E respond: The E respond capital is
carved with a row of schematized trees (round, palmette or spade-shaped forms on stems) in fluted, round-headed compartments. It includes modern
Pier 1: The capital of pier 1 is carved
with a worn row of salient triangles surmounted by a single row of
fluted leaves. Some of the triangles retain traces of
incisions along their edges.
Pier 2: Pier 2 is a round multi-scallop
capital with a palmette on each shield and a V-shaped
sheath on each cone.
W respond: The W respond capital is a
semi-circular multi-scallop capital with a V-shaped sheath on each cone.