Picture frame swag

Description
This swag was part of an elaborate picture frame hung at Exeter’s Guildhall, commissioned after the Restoration. They were removed from the Guildhall in the late 19th century, when such work was little regarded.
Accession Loan No.
500/1987/9
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
picture frame swag
Simple Name
swag
Period Classification
Charles II (1660-1685)
Family Group

Material
wood; gilt
Collection Site Name
The Guildhall
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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