Twee toiletkoffers

André-Charles Boulle (attributed to), c. 1685 - c. 1690, BK-2009-255-1

These magnificent showpieces were made by Europe’s most celebrated cabinetmaker: André-Charles Boulle. He probably made them for Louis II de Bourbon, Prince de Condé who gave them to his daughter Marie-Thérèse when she married. The boxes have lids so they can be used for storage, although that is…

18-cm Palliser Shell

Royal Laboratory, 1869, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1296

23-cm Palliser Shell

Royal Laboratory, c. 1867, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1291

23-cm Shell in a Wooden Box

W.G. Armstrong & Co, 1868, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1286

Shrapnel shell

W.G. Armstrong & Co, 1868, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1281

Model of a 30-pounder cannon on a…

anonymous, 1800, demonstration model, NG-MC-772

23-cm Steel Shell

Alderson (possibly), 1867, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1292

18-cm Segment Shell in a Wooden Box

W.G. Armstrong & Co, 1868, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1284

Model of a 24-pounder cannon on a…

anonymous, 1800, demonstration model, NG-MC-773

18-cm Segment Shell

W.G. Armstrong & Co, 1868, grenade (ammunition), NG-MC-1295