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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Plate c.1853-5

Albumen print | 17.2 x 19.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2369602

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Photograph of a plate. The plate features a design containing gryphons, angels and a distressed looking male figure at the centre.

  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 17.2 x 19.0 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Tableware
          • Plates
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Angels, demons, devils, saints
            • Angels
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Mythical creatures
            • Griffins (mythical creatures)