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Margarida de Albernaz

Dona Margarida de Albernaz (deceased after 1327), of Jewish family, was the wife of Dom Nuno Fernandes Cogominho, admiral major of the time of Dom Dinis, almotacé major of Dom Afonso IV and chancellor major of Dom Pedro I. The jacente, lying on his back, wearing a tunic adorned by a rennet of buttons, under a cloak held in the chest by a large firmal with smooth escutcheon; a necklace of thick beads goes down to the belly; the head, protected by a soqueixado veil, rests on two wide cushions; the hands hold an open book, resting on the belly; the feet rest on a dog, lying on its four legs (the forefeet crossed) and with a stew on its neck.

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