Two Nelson Relics by Unknown Artist

1) Blue silk net purse belonging to Lord Nelson.


Silk & lace
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Dr G C Williamson through The Art Fund

Taken by his friend Captain Hardy and retained in the family until 1880. 2) Small purse of knitted lace and silk belonging to Captain Hardy.


Heirs of Captain Hardy

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