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Roberts, John (Hosier)

[Billhead of John Roberts, hosier, London, recording purchases by B. Buggin].

London, 1773.
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1 sheet : illustration ; 19 x 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT649.8 R63 1773 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Addressed on reverse: "Mr. B. Buggin. No. 62 One Seagrove Southampton Buildings Chancery Lane".
The engraved billhead, featuring an engraved image of three kings within decorative circular device reads: "Bought of John Roberts, Hosier, at the three Kings in Fenchurch Street. No. 170".
Barrington Buggin of Harper Street, was a ship broker, and owned warehouses on part of the east and west sides of he Fresh Wharf gateway on the south side of Lower Thames Street.
Completed in pen and black ink.
Records Buggin's purchase (on Nov. 13 and Nov. 22) of gloves and caps, totalling £0/11/6. Dated at top: "London [26. Oct. 1773]." Roberts records receipt of payment on Dec. 31 & Jan. 1, 1774.
Subject Terms:
Accessories (Clothing & dress)
Buggin, Barrington.
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Dress accessories -- Great Britain.
Gloves -- Great Britain.
Hat trade -- Great Britain.
Hats -- Great Britain.
Roberts, John (Hosier)
Receipts (financial records)
Blank forms.
Financial records.
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