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  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1850s (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engravings, bound.

  • Museum number:

    E.2594-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 64, box E

Physical description

A plate from a catalogue of Sheffield plate, with engravings of homewares, bound with 92 others in stiff boards with original wrapper.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1850s (printed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engravings, bound.

Dimensions

height: 9.375 in, width: 15 in

Descriptive line

A plate from a catalogue of Sheffield plate, depicting engravings of homewares, 1 of 93 bound together in stiff boards with original wrapper, English, 1850s

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration & Design, Old English Pattern Books of the Metal Trades: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection in the Museum. London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1913.

Techniques

Engraving (printing process); Binding

Subjects depicted

Engravings; Designs; Pattern books; Sale catalogues; Sheffield plate

Categories

Sheffield Plate; Metalwork; Pattern books

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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