Grille of Mary Queen of Scots Tomb by Unknown Artist

Wrought iron grille or railing of Sussex workmanship erected under the orders of the tomb architect Cornelius Cure.

Details

Medium:
Wrought iron
Art Fund grant:
£400 ( Total: £400)
Acquired in:
1920
Vendor:
Messrs G R Harding

Restored to its original position in the Chapel of Henry VII in the Abbey.

Provenance

Taken down by Gayfere and Wyatt, the Abbey mason and architect; John Bridge, a Georgian silversmith who installed it in his house near Dorchester, 1826; Messrs G R Harding.

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