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London W/E Part 4 
23rd-Nov-2018 03:16 pm
Riding Jaykub
For some unknown reason my computer uploaded these photos in a random order ... so they will get posted as they are!!

They are basically from 4 museums ... I tend to visit the 3 of them each time I am in London, but however many times I visit, there is always something more to see.  Sometimes because they have added new displays, sometimes because I am just more observant!!


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A 16th century carpet
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Close-up of a netzski
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A 17th century dress ... and a doll
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A spinnet
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I am always fascinated by sculpture ... amazing work
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Another love of mine is glass
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The Science Museum had some sort of display on the sun, which you had to pay to enter ... this was how they were reminding people.
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The V&A is certainly a stunning building
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The oldest complete set of equine armour (The Wallace Collection)
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The Laughing Cavalier
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Close-up of another painting, in the Wallace Collection
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Above & below are 2 of the rooms from the Collection
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He had this made when he was knighted, as that is on his coat of arms
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The Wallace Collection is housed in what was a private house
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Green Park
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Edith Cavell's memorial
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I stayed at a different hostel this time, and it was above a pub.  We had breakfast in the bar ... and couldn't resist taking this photo of part of their bar sign
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Comments 
24th-Nov-2018 04:37 pm (UTC)
I do love both the V&A and the Wallace collection - I remember that court mantua dress.
7th-Dec-2018 06:34 pm (UTC)
Belated thank you

They are beautiful museums
24th-Nov-2018 10:03 pm (UTC)
Was so lovely to see you and The Wallace Collection was amazing!
7th-Dec-2018 06:35 pm (UTC)
Belated thank you

Glad that you enjoyed the Wallace Museum. Lovely to see you .... looking forward to seeing you next year!!
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