Lord Chancellor's Burse for the Great Seal of Elizabeth I
- Art Funded
- 43 x 48 cm
- Private vendor
A burse panel of crimson velvet worked in purl wire, gold and silver-wrapped threads with the Elizabethan Royal cypher in raised work.
Made around 1596 for Sir Thomas Egerton; given to Henry Jones, one of Egerton's servants; bought at auction in 1880s (?)
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