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Caskets of Jewels, without exaggeration, were those buildings of old in which Architecture, Painting, and Sculpture were combined, and from which the treasures contained in this, our own Casket of the Architectural Museum of London, were gathered.
Here, even better than the originals, can the casts be handled and examined. Here they have a practical and educational utility, which, from the facilities of comparison afforded, it is simply impossible to surpass.
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Architectural Museum of London, Architectural history, Museum
Architectural History and Criticism | Architectural Technology | Historic Preservation and Conservation
Seddon, John Pollard, "A Visit to the Architectural Museum" (2017). Architectural Sciences. 3.