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Large rosette, plaster

Museum number: X1735

Curatorial note

This rosette is on the underside of the soffitt of the main skylight over the Dome Area at the heart of the Museum. It was installed in 1833 when Soane redesigned the skylight as a conical rooflight. The Dome is subtly lit from behind through small rectagular red and orange coloured glass panes in a hidden small circular upstand at the top of the skylgiht.


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