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Medici Vase and Pedestal

A Grade II* Listed Building in Henderskelfe, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1218 / 54°7'18"N

Longitude: -0.9019 / 0°54'6"W

OS Eastings: 471870

OS Northings: 470102

OS Grid: SE718701

Mapcode National: GBR QN4S.K6

Mapcode Global: WHFBF.3NTJ

Entry Name: Medici Vase and Pedestal

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328990

Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Henderskelfe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

HENDERSKELFE BROAD WALK
SE 7170
(east end)
11/34
Castle Howard
Medici Vase and pedestal
GV II

The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)

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HENDERSKELFE BROAD WALK
SE 7170
(east end)
Castle Howard
11/34 Medici Vase and pedestal
GV II
Medici vase and the pedestal on which it stands. Purchased 1778. Vase made
by the Coade Company in Coade stone on sandstone base. Approximately
3.5 metres in height. Waterleaf enrichment to pedestal base. Sunk panels,
one bearing Latin inscription, the other 3 with antique medallions. Moulded
cornice carrying copy of Medici Vase decorated with figures representing the
sacrifice of Iphigenia. Original: Cl AD now in the Uffizi Gallery,
Florence. Haskell F and Penny N, Taste and the Antique, 1981, p 316.
HBMC, Register of Parks and Gardens of special historic interest in England,
Part 32, North Yorkshire: Castle Howard, Grade 1.


Listing NGR: SE7187070102

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