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Novelty envelope - The Patent Eureka Pictorial Opaque Envelope.  No.524
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The Patent Eureka Pictorial Opaque Envelope. No.524

  • Object:

    Novelty envelope

  • Place of origin:

    Ireland (probably, printed)
    Britain (possibly, printed)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Litho-engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Guy Tristram Little

  • Museum number:

    E.3731-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 7, box B

Physical description

Decorative envelope with views of Ireland.

Place of Origin

Ireland (probably, printed)
Britain (possibly, printed)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Litho-engraving

Dimensions

Height: 14.29 cm, Width: 21.27 cm

Descriptive line

The Patent Eureka Pictorial Opaque Envelope. Views of Ireland, probably published in Britain.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1953 London: HMSO, 1963

Materials

Printing ink

Techniques

Lithography; Engraving (printing process)

Categories

Stationery; Topography; Ephemera; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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