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Bill head

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1832 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    engraving and letterpress

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr J. Harvey Bloom

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 65, box I

Physical description

Bill-head or trade card, engraving and letterpress.

Place of Origin

England (printed)


1832 (published)



Materials and Techniques

engraving and letterpress

Object history note

This bill for a red morocco notebook, a scrap book and two booklets was submitted to Mrs Leigh in 1832 by S. Bettison, a stationer's and bookseller in Leamington.

Descriptive line

Bill head for S. Bettison, bookseller and stationer, Leamington, dated 1832

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1943, London: HMSO, 1956.


Engraving; Letterpress


Shopping; Printed pages & sheets


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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