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State bedroom at Hampton Court, Hereforshire, circa 1698. Located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

State bedroom at Hampton Court, Hereforshire, circa Located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Beds were such a luxury that middle class people had them in their receiving rooms or parlors vs bedrooms, using them as couches during the day.

Extraordinary bed that was taken from Hampton Court Palace, Richmond upon Thames, London, England. It now sits in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Extraordinary Tudor bed that was taken from Hampton Court Palace, Richmond upon Thames, London, England. It now sits in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. - My ultimate bed!

Bedroom King Henry VIII - Hampton Court

Hampton Court Palace: A Photo Essay

Bedroom-King-Henry-VIII-Hampton-Court-Palace This time period fascinates me!

Detail: State Bed made for Hampton Court ca 1698.

Bed, State Date: ca. 1698 Culture: English Medium: Wood, covered in blue silk damask Dimensions: H. Classification: Woodwork-Furniture Credit Line: Gift of Mr.

THE GREAT HALL, Hampton Court Palace, image from 'Hampton Court', by Walter Jerrold, published in 1912

THE GREAT HALL, Hampton Court Palace, image from 'Hampton Court', by Walter Jerrold, published in 1912 notice the detail in the window panes.

ornate ceiling of the Great Hall at Hampton Court Palace

The ornate ceiling of the Great Hall at Hampton Court Palace. There are carvings of little figures in the eaves of the ceiling, believed to be able to listen in on all the gossip happening below at court. This is where the term "eavesdropper" was created.

The one Henry VIII forgot: A monogram of his initial and that of Anne Boleyn, at Hampton Court under the clock tower. When Anne was executed he ordered them all destroyed. But it was a rush job. And they missed 1!!!!

The one Henry VIII forgot: A monogram of his initial and that of Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth I's mother, at Hampton Court under the clock tower. When Anne was executed he ordered them all destroyed. But it was a rush job.

Henry the VIII's room at Hampton Court | The ghost of one of Henry VIII's wives, Katherine Howard, is supposed to appear in this area, The Haunted Gallery near the Chapel Royal.  She escaped her apartments where she was being held captive for crimes of treason, and fled to meet Henry when he emerged from the Chapel, pleading for mercy.

Chapel royal at Hampton court. The ghost of Katherine Howard, wife of Henry VIII, reportedly appears here. She escaped her apartments, where she was being held for crimes of treason & fled to meet Henry who was emerging from the chapel at the time

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