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Mercat Cross, Edinburgh

Unknown, 1885, Photograph
Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Category
Library Item
Item no
2883
Title
Mercat Cross, Edinburgh
Description
The City Chambers and Mercat Cross on the High Street Edinburgh. The Mercat Cross has a unicorn sculpture at the top of a column. It has heraldic symbols carved into the stonework. A horse-drawn carriage waits on the cobblestone road. Shops have canopies over their windows.
Artist / maker
Date
1885
Size
10.9 x 15 cm
Type
Location
Edinburgh and Scottish Collection