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Urn at End of Avenue Leading West from Museum Number 2

A Grade II Listed Building in Richmond, London

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Latitude: 51.4824 / 51°28'56"N

Longitude: -0.2917 / 0°17'29"W

OS Eastings: 518721

OS Northings: 177322

OS Grid: TQ187773

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.954

Mapcode Global: VHGQW.WZNZ

Plus Code: 9C3XFPJ5+X8

Entry Name: Urn at End of Avenue Leading West from Museum Number 2

Listing Date: 25 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434611

Location: Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Kew

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Kew St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/10/2017

TQ 1877

Urn at end of avenue leading west from Museum Number 2.

(Formerly listed as Urn at end of avenue leading west from Museum Number 2, ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDENS)

Early C19, buff terracotta urn, with Greek mythological figure scenes copied from Medici vase. Handles remodelled. Terracotta pedestal, with figure scenes on all sides and rams heads. Georgian monogram. No signatures or dates. Another copy, but dated, to north-east of Palm House.

Listing NGR: TQ1872177322

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