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Metalwork trade catalogue

  • Date:

    ca. 1785 (printed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving bound with others in modern paper and vellum cover.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    On short term loan out for exhibition

Physical description

Engraving of a design for silver and Sheffield plate


ca. 1785 (printed)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving bound with others in modern paper and vellum cover.


height: 25.6 cm, width: 38 cm

Descriptive line

Engraved plate from a catalogue of domestic silver from the firm of Matthew Boulton, eighteenth-century.

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

Lambert, Susan (ed.) Pattern & Design: Designs for the Decorative Arts 1480-1980 London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1983



Subjects depicted

Trade catalogues; Metal work; Furnishings; Engravings; Designs


Metalwork; Pattern books; Black History; Ephemera


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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