Shakspearean (sic) Tercentenary Badge

Woven by Mulloney & Johnson.

Reference Number:-  
omu8  
 

 
three silks with portrait of William Shakespeare, Stratford on Avon, and his birthplace, held together with a crest button

Words:

THE SHAKSPEAREAN TERCENTENARY BADGE,
COVENTRY MANUFACTURE.
MANUFACTURED UNDER THE PATRONAGE AND BY THE EXPRESS SANCTION OF THE
STRATFORD-ON-AVON
AND
LONDON CELEBRATION COMMITTEES.
 
 
 
 
 
 

three silks with
portrait of William Shakespeare,
Stratford on Avon,
his birthplace,
held together with a crest button,
still attached to original backing paper

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
printed diamond registration mark
with date of 3 February 1864.
together with the signed initials of
Mulloney & Johnson, Coventry  
Size of each Silk:

8.9cm long by 6.4cm wide

Size of Support Paper:

20.3cm high by 15.2cm wide

Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:
This silk is not listed by Godden, although he does record the three individual silks which make up the badge.

Godden, in recording the Register entries, does not record this registration.
The three silks which make up the badge though were registered individually on 7 January, 9 January and 27 January 1864.


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