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Trade card for William Key, Watchmaker, Swansea: P.12899-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Trade card for William Key, Watchmaker, Swansea

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th century
Circa 1840 CE - Circa 1850 CE

School or Style

British

Components of the work

Sheet Height 61 mm Width 65 mm

Techniques used in production

Engraving
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Gold Rings, Plate, Jewellery, &c
  • Location: Plate upper centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: W. KEY / Watch & Clock / MAKER, / SWANSEA
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12899-R
Primary reference Number: 185715
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Audit data

Created: Friday 14 October 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Trade card for William Key, Watchmaker, Swansea" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/185715 Accessed: 2022-12-02 23:51:58

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