The Dissolution - 1536-1539.
Henry VIII, his character and "great matter". Religion in the life of the people. Shrines and religious houses, pilgrims and mendicants. Results of the reformation.
Activities include casting a cross in pewter, burning incenses, making ink and writing with quills.
Artefacts include reliquary, other holy relics, manuscripts, gold leaf, pilgrim badges, indulgences,and a monks habit and chaplet (rosary).