Plaster cornice

Description
This cornice forms part of an impressive plaster ceiling from the Half Moon Hotel, Exeter, which was salvaged by our museum in 1913 when the building was demolished.
Accession Loan No.
509/1987/1
Collection Class
Architectural fragments
Common Name
plaster cornice
Simple Name
cornice
Dimensions
cornice1 W 2520 mm; cornice1 height 910 mm; cornice1 depth 600 mm; cornice2 W 2660 mm; cornice2 height 930 mm; cornice2 depth 670 mm
Period Classification
Post Medieval (1500-1750)
Production Year Low
1680
Production Year High
1690
Family Group

Material
plaster
Collection Site Name
Half Moon Hotel, Bedford Street
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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