Hawthorn Testimonial. A Consequence of an earnest wish on the part of Henry John Hawthorn's Friends and Patients, in & around Ecclesfield, to express their grateful sense of his medical skill and kindness extending over a period of thirty-one yearsA Committee was formed to receive subscriptions, and, as the result of a thousand Contributions, they now beg him to accept this Address, together with a Silver Tea & Coffee Service, in token of their appreciation of his professional ability, and private worth. [Facsimile signatures:] Alfred Catty. Vicar. William Allott, Robert Butterworfh...David Parker. Thomas Lewis. Matthias Hollin. Moses Gregory.
Unique original manuscript, with gold and silver leaf. 480 x 305mm. 19 x 12".
An original certificate funded by patients and friends of Dr Henry John Hawthorn, F.R.C.S. who died in 1903 after devoting forty-four years of his life to the relief of sickness and suffering in the parish of Ecclesfield, Pawson Brailsford, High Street, Sheffield.
[Ref: 18481] £260.00