Tower of London

Object Title

Tower of London

Tower of London

Date

Late 17th Century

Reference

TOL PED/TOWER/483 a-b

Level

File

Scope and Content

'La Tour de Londres'

Engraving of the Tower of London from the river, derived from a set of prospects of London engraved for Robert Morden and Philip Lea, abt. 1687-92. The title which was shown on a ribbon in the sky in the original print is replaced in this by the title in French, below the print. Shows the wind vanes on the White Tower as an outstretched hand holding an orb; no visible sign of the Grand Storehouse.

Extent

2 prints

Contents

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