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Proclamation at the Mercat Cross, Edinburgh

Unknown, 1900, Photograph
Proclamation at the Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Proclamation at the Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Proclamation at the Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Category
Library Item
Item no
2865
Title
Proclamation at the Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Description
In front of St Giles Cathedral criers in ceremonial dress read out a proclamation from the Mercat Cross. A crowd which includes soldiers and man standing in a horse-drawn carriage has gathered to listen. A cart laden with barrels and baskets waits nearby.
Artist / maker
Date
1900
Size
21.4 x 16.3 cm
Type
Location
Edinburgh and Scottish Collection