Kedleston Hall Furniture and Silver

Acquisition by NHMF of items from Kedleston Hall to ensure they were not lost to the nation and could be available for return to Kedleston. The Trustees bought an Indian polychrome ivory veneered sofa, two ivory veneered throne chairs, with footstools, and a Victorian silver table garniture.

Applicant: 
Bought by NHMF. Loaned to V&A, Ownership passed to National Trust in 1988-89
Location: 
Kedleston Hall , Derby , Derbys, DE22 5JH
Region: 
East Midlands
Grant awarded: 
£112,946
Year awarded: 
1980