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: G1366

: Applied Art

: centrepiece

: Volunteers memorial/ centrepiece. Inscription: 'ROYAL ENGINEERS VOLUNTEERS'. 'BRISTOL GOLDSMITHS ALLIANCE. FECIT.' The centrepiece is made of oak and sits on an octagonal base. In the centre panel of the memorial there is a carved relief of a reef with a bow. Above this is a carved relief keystone and above this a running motif of egg and dart. The central panel is ornamented with a border of bead-and-reel. Either side of the central panel are pilasters decorated with carved relief reefs and a volute at each base. Four silver guards with helmets and guns stand at each corner of the memorial. They stand on Scotia moulded brackets decorated with silver reliefs of foliate design and coats of arms.

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: Volunteer Engineers