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


ca. 1838 (made)
Place Of Origin

On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
carved and incised oak
Brief Description
oak, with incised and fretted decoration; designed by Anthony Salvin for Mamhead House and possibly made by G.J. Morant, about 1838
Physical Description
Oak with incised and fretted decoration.
  • Height: 74.9cm
  • Width: 63.5cm
  • Length: 124.5cm
Object history
Made for the visit of Queen Adelaide, widow of William IV, in 1838.

Purchased in 1973 from Peter Hone Antiques, Islington.
On loan to Newstead Abbey, Nottingham.
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record createdJune 24, 2009
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