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Trade card of Harker at the Talbot, Malton: P.12951-R

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Current Location: In storage


Trade card of Harker at the Talbot, Malton


Printmaker: Unknown




Kept with the collection of Blathwayt family bills. Trade card as a bill head plate.

Legal notes

S. G. Perceval Bequest

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1923) by Perceval, Spencer George


18th century
Circa 1765 CE - Circa 1780 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Paper composed of laid paper ( old folds)
Sheet Height 157 mm Width 100 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Two words have been struck out in ink. The bill comes to 16/5 (Eating: 3/9; Wine 5/; Tea: 2/3; Ale Porter 11d; Servants: 4/6

  • Text: L S d Eating Wine Punch Negus Rum Brandy & c Tea & Coffee Ale Porter & Tobacco Cyder Servants Eating & Liq Horses Hay & Corn Chaise £
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12951-R
Primary reference Number: 185778
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 1 November 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 11 November 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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