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Original Filename: da328878_d01_540h450w.jpg
Description: This model is constructed from carved mutton bones. It depicts a guillotine with the figure of a kneeling woman, her head already in the basket and five soldiers. It was carved by a French Prisoner during the Napoleonic Wars
The model is part of the England & France theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.
Categories: Timeline/ 1810s, Collections/ Decorative Art/ Willet Collection of Popular Pottery/ 5 England & France  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Model
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): c1810
Description (Object or Artwork): This model is constructed from carved mutton bones. It depicts a guillotine with the figure of a kneeling woman, her head already in the basket and five soldiers. It was carved by a French Prisoner during the Napoleonic Wars
The model is part of the England & France theme in the Willett Collection of Popular Pottery.
Subject tags:
french
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soldier
,
Henry Willett
,
Napoleonic Wars
   

File info

Media: Image
Size: 51.34 KB; 360 x 540 pixels; 30 x 46 mm (print at 300 DPI); 95 x 143 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: DA328878