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Bed

  • Place of origin:

    Bond Street (possibly
    Place of production for G. J. Morant, made)

  • Date:

    1838 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morant, G. J. (maker)
    Salvin, Anthony, born 1799 - died 1881 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    incised and carved oak with silk damask hangings

  • Museum number:

    W.2:1 to 6-1973

  • Gallery location:

    On display at Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire []

On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.

Place of Origin

Bond Street (possibly
Place of production for G. J. Morant, made)

Date

1838 (made)

Artist/maker

Morant, G. J. (maker)
Salvin, Anthony, born 1799 - died 1881 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

incised and carved oak with silk damask hangings

Object history note

Made for the visit of Queen Adelaide, wife of King William IV, in 1838.

Purchased in 1973 from Peter Hone Antiques, Islington.

Descriptive line

English oak bed from Mamhead, South Devon, designed by Salvin and made for the visit of Queen Adelaide in 1838.

Categories

Furniture; Interiors; Royalty

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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