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Title: Albert Memorial

Object Name: monument

Date: 1867

Accession Number: PAWM001
Location on Display: Manchester - Albert Square
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • stone
Support
 
Technique
  • carved
Description

Neo-gothic, square-based canopy on stepped base containing a over life-size, marble portrait statue of Prince Albert. The Prince Consort is dressed in the Order of the Garter and holds a scroll in his right hand. The canopy is decorated with heads representing the Arts and Sciences and angels bearing trumpets.