This plain but well drawn and proportioned marble is based on a design by the highly influential architect Sir John Soane (1753–1837). It has a moulded shelf, pilaster shaped jambs and deep mouldings framing the opening, echoing his early 19th century designs.
Height 43 1/8 in (109.5cm) width 65 in (165cm)
Internal height 36 1/4 in (92cm) width 39 3/8 in (100cm)
Shelf depth 9 1/4 in (23.5cm)