[Ticket/Invitation] Dinner at the Mansion House, April 23. 1821. The Right Honble. J.T. Thorpe, Lord Mayor.
Fine admission ticket to a Dinner/Ball at the Mansion House, City of London, April 23rd 1821; issued to 'J.G. Hammett Esq' [ink, upper left]. Etching on thick wove, sheet 275 x 220mm. 10¾ x 8¾". Folds as normal; lower right corner lacking, indicating ticket has been redeemed. Lacking margin to right and left.
A female figure dancing and playing the triangle; between the crest of the City of London and mayor's sceptre (left), and a burning altar and family crest, sword lying on the ground (right). Numbered '42' in ink to upper right margin, signature of issuing officer lower right; in ink: Wm Borra Daile. Dinner hosted by J.T. Thorpe, Lord Mayor of London.
[Ref: 21154] £140.00