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Trade card of Herbert at the White Hart Inn, Gloucester: P.12952-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Trade card of Herbert at the White Hart Inn, Gloucester


Printmaker: Unknown




Kept with the collection of Blathwayt family bills. Trade card as a bill head plate.

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century
Circa 1765 CE - Circa 1780 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Paper composed of laid paper ( old folds)
Sheet Height 155 mm Width 95 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: around oval

  • Text: WHITE HART INN & TAVERN / Southgate Street, Herbert, Glocester
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: May 18 Breakfast ----- 3 Horse ----- 6 3 6
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12952-R
Primary reference Number: 185779
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 1 November 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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