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

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."

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
ledgers (account books)
watermarks

Physical Description

1 watermark ; 5 1/2 x 4 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.124.01.01.002

Image Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 (HxW)(inches)

Places

Liverpool (Liverpool urban district, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom)

Record Details

Originator

Morrall & Borland (Author)

Material Type

watermarks

Subjects

Britannia (Symbolic character)

Description Level

Item