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    scotsborough house tenby

    Antique Scotsborough House Tenby

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    inscribed and dated on the reverse " Scotsborough, Tenby / 30th May 1872 "
    Scotsborough house is now a ruin, it is possible to trace it back to the 15th century and fruther back. Stephen Perrot of Popton was mayor of Tenby in 1413 and owned Scotsborough House. The residence early in the 17c of Rhys ap Thomas whose monument is in Tenby Church.
    Edward Lluyd stayed there and in a letter dated 28th Feb 1697 records that he - discovered may undescribed zoophyts by dredging here, and many new sorts of figured fossils, among which a figure of a flat fish represents one of the greatest rarities hitherto observed by the curious (this was in the St Florence Valley which was at that time tidal could the ?flat fish? have been a Trilobite)?
    The house was sold by the ap Rhys family early in the 18C.

    Materials:
    Pencil and Watercolour
    Width (cm):
    28.20 x 39.00cm 11.10 x 15.35 ins

    Artware Ltd

    Artware Fine Art specialises in fine antique, decorative and historical portraits and topographical pictures . We cover a period from the 17th and 18th centuries through to the 19th & 20th Centuries. We have over 150 portraits in stock, which can be viewed on our web site, each historical portrait has well researched biographical information both on the sitter and the artist.

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    Artware Ltd
    18 La gare
    51 Surrey row
    London
    Greater London
    SE1 0BZ
    UNITED KINGDOM
    T: 0207 921 97904
    E: greg@artwarefineart.com
    W: www.artwarefineart.com

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