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Trade card of George Halfhide & Son, Seal Engravers, London: P.12707-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Trade card of George Halfhide & Son, Seal Engravers, London

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Entities

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th Century
Circa 1835 CE - Circa 1845 CE

School or Style

British

Components of the work

Sheet Height 181 mm Width 119 mm
Plate Height 94 mm Width 65 mm

Techniques used in production

Stipple
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Halfhide & Son, / SEAL ENGRAVERS / To Her Majesty / and his Royal Highness Prince Albert. / No,,7, Coventry Street. / Visiting cards, Book Plates & Livery Buttons.
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: on coat of arms

  • Text: HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE / DIEU ET MON DROIT
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Motto

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12707-R
Primary reference Number: 185444
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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