The Collections

Deptford Research Project

Created: 11.05.21


  • Name
  • Artist / Maker
  • Date made
  • ID
  • T. Mynd
    1795
    e9471-1
    Deptford halfpenny token

    Deptford halfpenny token. Obverse: A group of Kentish men, one with a sword upraised, another with a bow, meeting William the Conqueror on horseback (right). Legend: 'KENTISH LIBERTY PRESERVED BY VIRTUE & COURAGE'. Exergue: '1067'. Reverse: Stern view of the…

  • Gibbons, Grinling
    17th century?
    h4576
    John Evelyn (1620-1706)

    Relief carving on oak panel depicting the diarist John Evelyn (1620-1706). This is an unusual image of Evelyn, and one that has been both discussed and exhibited at NMM and elsewhere since it came to light in 1936, with an…

  • Wyllie, William Lionel
    pw0960
    Greenwich and the Thames (Deptford Reach)

    original art: drawing. A view looking north-west from the high ground of Greenwich Park to the west of the Observatory, over the town centre. The point of the Isle of Dogs at Millwall is at far right, the spire of…

  • Ocean, Humphrey
    1998
    d9948
    The First of England

    The 'First of England' is a large-scale oil commission of 1998 based on sketches and photographs taken by the artist during various ferry trips around Britain. Asked to paint a picture of modern maritime Britain he turned to his perceptions…