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Roundelay / roundel / plate


Part of a set of fourteen sycamore roundels or plates with painted and printed decoration, used at an entertainment given by Sir George Bruce of Carnock for King James VI: English, 1570 - 1620

Museum reference

K.1999.528 E


Decorative and Applied Art

Object name

Roundelay / roundel / plate

Production information

England, Northern Europe


1570 - 1620


Sycamore wood

Physical description

Sycamore; paint; circular; printed decoration


Sir George Bruce of Carnock
James VI and I, King of Scotland, England and Ireland, 1566 - 1625
James Boswell
Union of the Crowns
Auchinleck (Auchinleck House), Ayrshire, Scotland, Northern Europe
Malahide Castle


A.H. Churchman, Some Minor Art, 1894

J.Y. Akerman, Archaeologia, Vol. xxxiv (1851), pp. 225 - 230

Owen Evans-Thomas, Domestic Utensils of Wood, 1932

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