Coronation Chair Westminster Abbey

£20.83

Antique copper-plate engraving of the Coronation Chair, Westminster Abbey, London. The chair used to crown kings and queens of the United Kingdom. Beneath the chair is the Stone of Scone. Dated in plate 1810. Engraved area approx. 6×4 inches. Print supplied mounted (ready to frame 10×8 ins.) in conservation mount-board Note: Price shown is ex VAT.

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Coronation Chair. Antique copper-plate engraved print (dated in the plate 1815) that shows the Coronation Chair and Edward 3rds Shield and Sword in Westminster Abbey from: The Beauties of England and Wales, which was a series of books describing the topography and local history of England and Wales. Produced by a variety of London publishers, the work appeared in 18 multi-part volumes arranged by county, individually authored. Each volume contained engraved illustrations by artists such as Thomas Hearne, J. M. W. Turner, John Varley, Benjamin West. Readers included Charles Dickens.  Thanks to Wikipedia for much of the above text.

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