Object Title

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Date

1831-1870

Object Number

I.777 1-2

Provenance

Bought, May, 1993, from Trevor Rostron, Wigmore abbey, Herfordshire.

Physical Description

1. The titlepage to Charles James Richardson, 'Architectural Remains of the Reigns of Elizabeth and James Ist...', London, 1838.
2. The accompanying text goes on to say: 'The cannon is now preserved in the Tower. In the original, the upper panel contains a figure of Jupiter bestriding his eagle, and casting thunderbolts; the lower panel has the names of the makers, 'Thomas and Richard Pit, brethren, made this peece, anno 1608.'

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

See XIX.294
For other material by C.J.Richardson, see I.231.