Architecture / Interiors
1800 - 1899
Lime and gypsum plaster
Place of origin
Penrhyn Castle, Gwynedd (Accredited Museum)
Plasterwork barrel vaulted ceiling supported (or made to appear to be supported by) an alternating series of ribs and shallow trusses each supporting applied ornament. The springing points of the trusses are supported by large corbel brackets. Lime plaster with enrichments in gypsum plaster.