Execution of Jacobite Lords on Tower Hill

Object Title

Execution of Jacobite Lords on Tower Hill

Execution of Jacobite Lords on Tower Hill

Date

Mid-18th Century

Reference

TOL PED/TOWER/563

Level

File

Scope and Content

Engraving, entitled: 'The Execution of the Rebel Lords on Tower Hill'.

A crude engraving showing the scaffold on Tower Hill, surrounded by soldiers and the crowd: 2 men on the scaffold hold a sheet ready to receive the heads of the Scottish lords. Schematised house on Tower Hill.

The Tower of London does not appear in the print.
Unsigned but note 'Valois sc' (engraved).

Extent

1 print

Access Conditions

Open Access

Contents

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