13 Coventry St, near the Hay Market, St. James's
Near Hay Market, St. James's
1790 (at least)
Name of Business / Business Owner
Annotations / Handwritten Text
a Coxcomb & very dear
BARNES, / Seal Engraver / No. 13 COVENTRY STREET / near the / Hay Market, St. James's.
Simple engraved card without any illustrations, only text; printed with green ink. "Coxcomb" meaning a conceited dandy.
+ Appears in Wakefield's 1790, 1794
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