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image M1373

Model of a ceiling

Plaster

Height: 17cm
Width: 38cm
Depth: 46cm

Museum number: M1373

Curatorial note

This is a model of a so far unidentified timber hammerbeam roof, the central part of which is flat and adorned with shields. This seems to be a false hammerbeam roof as unlike a genuine medieval hammerbeam structure it does not support a pitched roof with a central ridge.


If you have any further information about this object, please contact us: worksofart@soane.org.uk