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  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1797 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving, bound.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 63, box N

Physical description

Engraved plate from a catalogue of tools and steel toys, bound with 26 others in mottled cover and leather back.

Place of Origin

England (printed)


ca. 1797 (printed)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving, bound.


height: 7.25 in, width: 12.3333 in

Descriptive line

Engraving from a catalogue of tools and steel toys, one of 27 plates in original mottled cover and leather back, English, ca. 1797.

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.


Engraving (printing process); Binding

Subjects depicted

Toys; Engravings; Pattern books; Sale catalogues; Tools


Tools & Equipment; Prints; Metalwork


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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