A pedestal stand commissioned by Sir Walter Scott to support a silver urn given him by Lord Byron.
- Yew-wood & ebony, marble topped
- 92 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,625 ( Total: £6,500)
- Acquired in:
- H Blairman & Sons Ltd
It contained bones found in sepulchres along the walls of Athens. Scott described it as 'the very handsome stand for Lord Byron's vase which our friend George Bullock has equipped me'.
Made for Sir Walter Scott; at Abbotsford House.