Rare Object

Rare Object: This carved item with its inscription in Hebrew, Greek and Latin, is known as a polyglot, and can be found on the south wall of the chancel in St. Helen's Church, Darley Churchtown.
Rare Object: This carved item with its inscription in Hebrew, Greek and Latin, is known as a polyglot, and can be found on the south wall of the chancel in St. Helen's Church, Darley Churchtown.
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This carved item with its inscription in Hebrew, Greek and Latin, is known as a polyglot, and can be found on the south wall of the chancel in St. Helen’s Church, Darley Churchtown.

The polyglot is dedicated to ‘Mary, wife of Dr John Potts’, who died in 1654’; Dr.Potts was the former rector of Darley Dale through the reign of Charles the First.