[Invitation] The Right Honourable William Thompson, M.P. Lord Mayor. Admit One Person, To the Lord Mayor & Sheriffs Entertainment at Guildhall On Monday 10th. Novr. 1828.No Admission till half past 3 o'Clock. [Signed by the 'Chairman of the Committee'.]
[London, c. 1825.]
Large engraved admission ticket to a Dinner/Entertainment at the Guildhall, City of London. Numbered ('No 240') and signed in pen mss. Sheet 335 x 440mm, 13¼ x 17¼". Fold creases, as normal.
The ticket has been used, as evidenced by the detached lower left corner. The elaborate design features allegorical female figures, Neptune, putti, a flag and various symbols; in background a Thames scene showing St Paul's and London Bridge to left, and a fleet of ships to right.
[Ref: 26766] £120.00