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Arrival of Nelson's funeral carriage for interment at St Paul's Cathedral.
|Arrival of Nelson's funeral carriage for interment at St Paul's Cathedral.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: B2019|
|Description: Nelson's coffin lies on a catafalque directly beneath the dome. Around it are thousands of spectators in specially erected stands. A huge lantern made for the occasion with 130 individual lamps lights the scene. Captured French and Spanish ensigns hang from the galleries.|
|Creator: Augustus Charles Pugin|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London||