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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 137

    A PRINTED HANDKERCHIEF SHOWING HACKNEY CAB RATES FOR LONDON

    ENGLISH, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PRINTED HANDKERCHIEF SHOWING HACKNEY CAB RATES FOR LONDON
    ENGLISH, 18TH CENTURY
    red to a natural ground, the centre divided in four panels variously illustrating rates for Hackney Coaches, Hackney Chairs, Watermen on the Thames, and of the distances between principle cities of Great Britain, the border of transport-themed vignettes
    29 x 26in. (74 x 66cm.)


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