To celebrate the Coronation of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria, June 28th 1838. Number of Persons seated to Dinner 15,000, supposed number of Spectators 17,000, _ Total number present 32,000. [& Admission ticket] A Dinner Given to 12000 Persons on Parker's Piece, Cambridge, June 28, 1838. In Commemoration of the Coronation of Her Most Gracious Majesty Victoria Queen.
Coloured lithograph. Printed area 185 x 270mm, 7¼ x 10½". & engraved admission ticket on card very scarce, 115 x 150mm, 4½ x 6". Binding folds, one split, tears in edges.
A formal dinner on Parker's Piece, a 25-acre common near the centre of Cambridge, England, named after a college cook, Edward Parker, who obtained the rights to farm on it.
[Ref: 22318] £160.00