Coastal Italian in spirit and decor but borrowing its ingredients from all over the country, the compact menu by executive chef Anthony Ricco makes room for more antipasti (seabass tartare, wood-roasted sunchokes) than all the mains combined (goat bolognaise, sea urchin...
Set with rubies, emeralds and gold in a floral motif, the whisk would have had peacock feathers or horse hair sprouting from the top to keep insects at bay.
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At an auction of imperial jewels and valuables from his court in Delhi, Bahadur’s crown and two throne chairs were bought by Major Robert Tytler of the 38th Regiment of Native Infantry, who participated in the Siege of Delhi, one of the decisive conflicts in the mutiny.
On his return to England in 1860, he offered the items to Queen Victoria, who bought them for £500 the following year.