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Theodore Phyffers Sculpture of Queen Victoria Dec 1868

Albumen print | 18.5 x 10.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2800245

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Photograph of a full length sculpture of Queen Victoria (1819-1901). The Queen is depicted standing, facing front, holding an orb and sceptre. She wears a robe, gown and crown. A medallion hangs from a sash worn over her left shoulder.

The sculpture was placed at Canterbury Cathedral in 1869.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
    Theodore Phyffers (c.1820-76)
  • 18.5 x 10.1 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

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