Objects reveal history of Glastonbury Abbey

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Medieval artefacts will form part of an exhibition detailing the history of Glastonbury Abbey before and after its dissolution in 1539.

The items, including a 14th century seal, Iron age pottery and a church banner, have not been exhibited before.

It is hoped these artefacts will give an insight into life at the monastery although it does not aim to be a comprehensive history of the Abbey.

The exhibition runs from 16 April to 31 May and is open daily.

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