London, South Kensington
12 December 2000
The Wind In The Willows, 1996
A prop cut-out wooden crest, painted with a family crest, toads and ivy -- 60in. (152.4cm.) long; and a prop fibreglass coat of arms, painted to simulate wood and decorated with images of toads and a painted family crest -- 33in. (83.8cm.) high -- both made for the 1996 Columbia production The Wind In The Willows; and a corresponding call sheet dated wednesday 9 August, 1995 (3)
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An identical crest can be seen at the end of the film on top of the tent in Toad's [played by Terry Jones] garden and similar crests can be seen throughout the film in Toad's mansion, Toad Hall.
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