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Name Plates

Name Plates

A series of seven name plates designed by George Carter for Burghley House.


These lead name plates adorn a series of busts of Roman Ceasars now installed in public view in the house's acclaimed water garden, The Garden of Surprises.


These plaques can be customised with your own text, and are avilable in a choice of different sizes.


Size of the original design:34 - 49cms wide x 5.5cms height


Guide price: £70 (including bespoke type) at this size      

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Equestrian Plaque Trio

A series of three equestrian plaques sculpted by Helen Dixon.


This trio of hand-sculpted designs, cast in lead, features scenes from the parade ring, tack room and gallops.


These lead plaques are available in a choice of two versions for either outdoor or indoor mounting.  The indoor plaques are mounted on oak backplates.  The outdoor versions are pre-drilled for fixing and come supplied with with 65mm Long Brass Screws and Lead Domes.


Click to view Outdoor Versions.


Size of the original designs: 33.5cms x 24.5cms (approx)


Guide price: (per plaque) £75 (with lead domes); £135 (with oak backplate)          

Shell Plaque

Shell Plaque

A classical shall wall plaque - designed by George Carter as an uplighter shade.


This shell motif is an ideal feature for water gardens or coastal gardens. 


This feature piece can be mounted as a wall plaque or used as a concealment for garden lighting.


Size as shown: Height 26cms x width 24cms x depth 6cms


Guide price: £90

Sun Plaque

Sun Plaque

A traditional sun plaque designed by sculptor Helen Dixon


This design can be cast in a range of differend depths and mounted as a wall plaque or incorporated into other pieces such as planters, cisterns or water features.


Size: Diameter: 32.5cms


Guide price: £93

Lion Plaque

Lion Plaque

This lion plaque was crafted by Turners as a special commission for Burghley House.


The design was rendered in 3D in clay from a brochure image of the Burghley Crest, and then cast in lead.


The finished piece - now gilded - forms part of the entrance gates to Burghley's acclaimed water garden - The Garden of Surprises.


Size:49cms wide x 35cms high


Guide price: Price on application

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Tudor Rose Plaque

Classical Tudor Rose plaques designed by Brian Turner.


These plaques can be affixed to walls, woodwork or garden furniture etc. or can be used as decorative motifs on larger leadwork pieces.


Available in a choice of different sizes to suit your individual project.


Available sizes: Widths: 40mm; 95mm; 120mm; 250mm


Guide price: £7.50; £9.80; £16.50; £23.50; £37.50




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