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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
Not currently on display at the V&A
On display at Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire

This object consists of 6 parts, some of which may be located elsewhere.

Bed

1838 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 6 parts.

  • Bed
  • Outer Valance
  • Yellow Braid
  • Inner Valance
  • Headcloth
  • Braid
Materials and Techniques
incised and carved oak with silk damask hangings
Brief Description
English oak bed from Mamhead, South Devon, designed by Salvin and made for the visit of Queen Adelaide in 1838.
Styles
Object history
Made for the visit of Queen Adelaide, wife of King William IV, in 1838.



Purchased in 1973 from Peter Hone Antiques, Islington.
Associations
Summary
On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.
Associated Objects
Collection
Accession Number
W.2:1 to 6-1973

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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