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Watermark, standing Britannia figure, Liverpool, England, October 5, 1807

EP001.01.124.01.01.002 (RS198252)

Description

The oval shaped watermark has a crown at the top. The standing figure within the oval holds a scepter with a shield at the lower right side. The shield has a cross on it. The fragment appears to be from a Morrall & Borland ledger. The handwritten text at the bottom reads "Errors Excepted, Liverpool 5 Oct. 1807."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1807-10-05
Physical Description
1 watermark ; 5 1/2 x 4 inches
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
287133
Reference Code
EP001.01.124.01.01.002

Record details

Originator
Morrall & Borland (Author)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
ledgers (account books)
Material Type
watermarks
Subjects
Britannia (Symbolic character)
Places
Liverpool (Liverpool urban district, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom)

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