RepositoryRoyal Archives
CollectionGeorge III Private Papers
Record TypePrints (visual works)
ReferenceGEO/MAIN/15657
TitlePlan for an illumination
Date[1760s]
DescriptionDesign incorporating the King's crown and his motto with a semicircle of candles opposite that of the Queen in the same style. In between the two there is a design of the King and Queen's sceptres crossed above the motto "Long and happy Life/Long & prosperous Reign,/ Late and blessed Death to" both their names with a small phrase, and below this is a pyramid of lamps. The creator has made a small note on the superiority of the Latin version of their mottos.
LanguageEnglish
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GEO_MAIN_15657.pdf

Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
LevelItem
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