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  • Place of origin:

    Sheffield (printed)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Green & Co. (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, binding, mottling.

  • Museum number:

    E.1200-1898

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

An engraved plate depicting Sheffield plate, bound wiith 85 others in limp mottled covers.

Place of Origin

Sheffield (printed)

Date

late 18th century (printed)

Artist/maker

John Green & Co. (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, binding, mottling.

Dimensions

height: 9.75 in, width: 15.5 in

Descriptive line

An engraved plate from A Sheffield plate list, one of 86 bound in limp mottled covers.

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; Binding; Mottling

Subjects depicted

Engravings; Sheffield plate; Pattern books; Sale catalogues; Metal-work

Categories

Sheffield Plate; Prints; Metalwork

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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