Tom Jeska
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William Camden’s 'Britannia' was first published in 1586. This is a copy of the 5th edition published in 1600. It was dedicated to Elizabeth I, who had appointed Camden Clarenceux King of Arms in 1597; Camden later became the Elizabeth’s first biographer. The binding stamp of Elizabeth I appears on the covers of this copy of 'Britannia', and it was acquired for the Royal Library with the belief that it had belonged to the Tudor Queen.

William Camden’s 'Britannia' was first published in 1586. This is a copy of the 5th edition published in 1600. It was dedicated to Elizabeth I, who had appointed Camden Clarenceux King of Arms in 1597; Camden later became the Elizabeth’s first biographer. The binding stamp of Elizabeth I appears on the covers of this copy of 'Britannia', and it was acquired for the Royal Library with the belief that it had belonged to the Tudor Queen.

The Sword of State. 1678 - 1698.  Supplied to Charles II in 1678, the scabbard supplied to William III

The Sword of State. 1678 - 1698. Supplied to Charles II in 1678, the scabbard supplied to William III

Statutes of the Order of the Garter corrected by Edward VI. c1552

Statutes of the Order of the Garter corrected by Edward VI. c1552

Four-poster tester bed : Attributed to Georges Jacob (1739-1814) (furniture maker) : Creation Date: c.1775-85  Materials:   Giltwood, embroidered silk, ostrich feathers    Almost certainly supplied for George IV's bedroom at Carlton House, probably ordered through Dominique Dague.

Four-poster tester bed : Attributed to Georges Jacob (1739-1814) (furniture maker) : Creation Date: c.1775-85 Materials: Giltwood, embroidered silk, ostrich feathers Almost certainly supplied for George IV's bedroom at Carlton House, probably ordered through Dominique Dague.

Art Nouveau Secretary

Art Nouveau Secretary

Antique sewing table inside globe

Antique sewing table inside globe

A LOUIS XIV BRASS-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND ROSEWOOD STRONGBOX ON REGENCE STAND -  EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE STAND CIRCA 1720 AND POSSIBLY GERMAN

A LOUIS XIV BRASS-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND ROSEWOOD STRONGBOX ON REGENCE STAND - EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE STAND CIRCA 1720 AND POSSIBLY GERMAN

Rococo couch

Rococo couch

A RÉGENCE STYLE GILT BRONZE MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND FRUITWOOD TRELLIS PARQUETRY COMMODE KNOWN AS "COMMODE À PIPÉE DES OISEAUX", PARIS, LATE 19T...

A RÉGENCE STYLE GILT BRONZE MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND FRUITWOOD TRELLIS PARQUETRY COMMODE KNOWN AS "COMMODE À PIPÉE DES OISEAUX", PARIS, LATE 19T...

A Napoleon III Boulle and Ormolu Mounted Meuble, Hayuteur d'Appui, Paul Sormani, Having A Breakfront Form Marble Top Set On A Conforming Case, Fitted With A Central Paneled Door, The Sides Of The Case Each Fitted With Four Drawers, The Whole Raised On Cast Bronze Swirl Feet, Lock Stamped "P. Sormani 10 Rue Charlot, Paris" c. 1817-1877

A Napoleon III Boulle and Ormolu Mounted Meuble, Hayuteur d'Appui, Paul Sormani, Having A Breakfront Form Marble Top Set On A Conforming Case, Fitted With A Central Paneled Door, The Sides Of The Case Each Fitted With Four Drawers, The Whole Raised On Cast Bronze Swirl Feet, Lock Stamped "P. Sormani 10 Rue Charlot, Paris" c. 1817-1877