[Invitation] Admit Mr N. Davies one of the Common Council (in His Mazarine Gown) and a Lady to the Dinner At Guildhall On Thursday Novr. 9th. 1820.The Right Honble. Thomas Thorp, Lord Major [plus two named Sheriffs]. No Admittance Till 3 o'Clock. [Signed by the 'Chairman'.]
[London, c. 1820.]
Large engraved admission ticket to a Dinner/Ball at the Guildhall, City of London. Completed, numbered ('No 112') and signed in pen mss. Sheet 260 x 380mm, 10¼ x 15". Foxing spots; damage lower right where wax seal removed. Fold creases.
The elaborate design features allegorical female figures, winged putti, fruit and flower garlands, drinking vessels and heraldry on shields; a Thames scene to background.
[Ref: 26765] £180.00