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Portugals Silver Service: A Victory Gift to the Duke of Wellington Angela Delaforce

Portugals Silver Service: A Victory Gift to the Duke of Wellington

Angela Delaforce

Published September 1st 1992
ISBN : 9781851771035
Hardcover
144 pages
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This illustrated volume examines a major diplomatic gift made after the Peninsular War, and intended to honour the Portuguese Nation as well as the Duke of Wellington. The design and manufacture of the service is looked at in detail, as is itsMoreThis illustrated volume examines a major diplomatic gift made after the Peninsular War, and intended to honour the Portuguese Nation as well as the Duke of Wellington. The design and manufacture of the service is looked at in detail, as is its symbolism and subsequent use.