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Gibbon, Daniel (Hosier), creator.
Billhead of Daniel Gibbon, London hosier, for purchases by Mr. H. Gibbs, 1832.
Alternate Title(s):
D. Gibbon, hosier, glover & shirtmaker to the King and Royal Family
London, 1832.
Physical Description:
1 sheet : illustration, 27 x 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT510 .G53 1832 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Records twenty purchases (made between January 4 and November 31) in which Gibbs bought gloves, collars, hose, colored Angola trousers, white kid habits, black kid habits, drab habits, velvet stock, straw kid habits, and woodstock, totalling £5/5/9. Gibbon records receipt of payment in 1833.
"D. Gibbon, hosier, glover & shirtmaker to the King and Royal Family. 19, Coventry Street, opposite the Haymaket."
The engraved billhead features an image of the royal arms of Great Britain.
The Dec. 14, 1833, issue of the Spectator (page 1276), notes, under the heading Insolvents, "Gibbon, Daniel, Coventry Street, Haymarket, hosier, Dec. 10."
Completed in pen and black ink.
Subject Terms:
Accessories (Clothing & dress)
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Gibbon, Daniel (Hosier)
Gibbs, H., active 1832.
Gloves -- Great Britain.
Hosiery -- Great Britain.
Shirts, Men's -- Great Britain.
Engravings -- 1832.
Receipts (financial records)
Blank forms.
Financial records.
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