Cloth receipt

Receipt for Cloth


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[002037] [Receipt for Cloth]. Bought of Thomas Leman of ??? At Ye Goulden Cross in Cheapside. London: No Publisher, 1677. First Edition. 48mo (Oblong). Unbound. Receipt / Invoice. Good+. Single sided manuscript receipt, approximately 195mm x 95mm in size.

Docket title to reverse in ink with very light bleed through, otherwise quite bright and clean.

Dated 1677, the receipt is for four types of cloth including ‘Fine Flanders Gentish’, with what appears to be a hand drawn illustration of the drapers sign to the top left hand corner, the signs are often found engraved on later eighteenth century receipts, but this is the first time I’ve seen one drawn