BetaThis search tool is in development. Find out more.
Ephemera

Nath. Longbottom in St. Thomas's Street, Southwark, London sells skeletons of different sizes & both sexes, of good colour & accurately articulated; & packs them safe either for sea or land carriage : N.B. he also mounts for such gentlemen as have loose sets of bones : letters post-paid will be duly answered & orders punctually obeyed.

Longbottom, Nathaniel.
Date
[between 1700 and 1799?]

Available online

view Nath. Longbottom in St. Thomas's Street, Southwark, London sells skeletons of different sizes & both sexes, of good colour & accurately articulated; & packs them safe either for sea or land carriage : N.B. he also mounts for such gentlemen as have loose sets of bones : letters post-paid will be duly answered & orders punctually obeyed.
Download options

License

Public Domain Mark
You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.
Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0
Credit: Nath. Longbottom in St. Thomas's Street, Southwark, London sells skeletons of different sizes & both sexes, of good colour & accurately articulated; & packs them safe either for sea or land carriage : N.B. he also mounts for such gentlemen as have loose sets of bones : letters post-paid will be duly answered & orders punctually obeyed. Public Domain Mark

Selected images from this work


About this work

Description

Trade card advertising Nathaniel Longbottom's skeletons, on sale from his shop in Southwark (to medical schools and students presumably). The card shows a skeleton to either side of the text, arms raised above it supporting the skeleton of a monkey. Assorted bones lie between their feet. Probably mid 18th century.

Publication/Creation

London : Nath. Lonbottom, [between 1700 and 1799?]

Physical description

1 broadside : illustrations ; 7 x 10 cm

Languages

  • English



Permanent link


We’re improving the information on this page. Find out more.