The Cavan Mace by John Hamilton

Head of the mace is surmounted by a crown, and has a head-plate bearing the Royal Arms of George I in relief, inscribed; 'THE GIFT OF THEOPHILIUS CLEMENTS ESQR.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
152 cm
Art Fund grant:
£834 ( Total: £7,500)
Acquired in:
1967
Vendor:
Osborne, King & Megran

SOVERIGN OF CAVAN 1723'. Weight, 27 lbs.

Provenance

Theophilius Clements; Coroporation of Cavan; Clements family.

Venue details

Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, Belfast County Antrim BT9 5AB 028 9044 0000 www.nmni.com

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibition with National Art Pass

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed Mon (except on Northern Ireland Bank Holiday Mondays)

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