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Mould

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1840 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carved wood

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Alice B. Gomme

  • Museum number:

    W.67-1931

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gingerbread mould of wood, carved in the centre of one side with a representation of a King and Queen, side-by-side, with crown and robes. On the other side is a grotesque subject.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1800-1840 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Carved wood

Dimensions

Height: 2.9 cm, Length: 20.3 cm, Depth: 14.3 cm

Object history note

Given to the V&A in 1931 by Lady Alice B. Gomme [R.P.31/11600].

Historical context note

Mould used for making gingerbread.

Descriptive line

English 1800-40

Materials

Wood

Techniques

Carving

Subjects depicted

Royalty; Grotesque

Categories

Royalty; Woodwork

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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