- Credit Line:
Given by Sir Julian Goldsmid, Bart
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On display at Maidstone Museum, Kent
On loan to Tyrwhitt-Drake Museum of Carriages.
Lime wood, carved , painted, and gilt, the front representing a phoenix, the body formed like a shell is upheld by two nude children supporting armorial shields; the driver's seat, which is behind, rests on a colossal mast.
Length: 203.2 cm, Height: 109.2 cm
Object history note
Described on accession as 'Swiss; 17th or 18th century'
18th century Netherlandish?
Furniture and Woodwork Collection