Design for a ceremonial trowel to be presented to the Duke of Devonshire for the cornerstone ceremony of Owens College, Manchester

RIBApix ref no RIBA31248
Architect/DesignerWaterhouse, Alfred (1830-1905)
Artist/PhotographerWaterhouse, Alfred (1830-1905)
CountryUK: England
CityManchester
Subject Date1870
Image Date1870
StyleGothic Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA1917/WATA[94](11)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Owens College itself was also designed by Waterhouse. The ceremonial trowel bears a perspective view of the College from the south east of the Western Block.

Subject tags

University buildings, tools