Lord Chancellor's Burse for the Great Seal of Elizabeth I
- Art Funded
- 43 x 48 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £10,000 (Total: £47,185; Tax remission)
- 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 (?)