Banquet ticket Crimean War

Banquet in Celebration of the Crimean Victories


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[001899] [Banquet Ticket]. Banquet in Celebration of the Crimean Victories in the City Hall Glasgow, Friday 12th October, 1855. Glasgow: Maclure and MacDonald, 1855. First Edition. 16mo (Oblong). Unbound. Ticket. Good+. Double sided lithographed banquet ticket, approximately 205mm x 160mm in size.

Slightly oxidised to edges, especially to reverse, slightly worn to corners, otherwise quite bright and clean.

An attractive ticket, a lady’s ticket to the gallery and table J, numbered 165. With vignettes of Highlanders advancing and the names of the battles (Sebastopol, Tracktir, Inckermann, Balaclava and Alma) on the leaves below acting as medal ribbons. The reverse is a diagram of the tables and the location of the orchestra pit