Artwork : ArchiveNo00077

Plaster Moulding 1902




Contributor Name Portsmouth Cathedral
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Location Old Portsmouth
Collection Date 20.02.08
Artefact Name Plaster Moulding
Artefact Description Painted gold. Poor condition. Broken in places.
Artefact Date 1902
Artefact Stored South-west Tower
Artefact Form

Artefact Image Plaster_Moulding_Cathedral.jpg
Sample Taken Small piece from crumbling section
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History of Artefact From the time of the coronation of Edward VII.
It comes from the robbing room in Westminster Abbey. Erected for the coronation of King Edward VII. After a coronation the decorations are distributed around the country to parish churches.
Historian John Friars
Previous Owners Westminster Abbey
Special Memories It came out of the attic at Cathedral House.
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