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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, (Cottrell)
Title:

Trade Card for Billinge and Edwards, Clock and Watchmaker of Snow Hill, Birmingham

Date:
ca. 1770
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 3 7/8 x 3 inches (9.9 x 7.6 cm) and Image (span of all images measured): 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 inches (9.2 x 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in black ink, center, in oval: "LANCASHIRE | Clock & Watch Jewellers, | & Silver Smiths Tools, | and Light Jobbing Work, | BY | BILLINGE & EDWARDS. | SNOW HILL, | Birmingham."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.956
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anvil (tool) | business | calipers | compass (drawing instrument) | equipment | forceps | hand saw | jewelers | oval | press | silversmithing | tools
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41235
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