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John Best at ye Mace ye corner of Lumbard Street bext ye Stocks Market maketh razors, sissers, launcets, penknives : and all sorts of chirurgeons instruments : also by him are sold fine hoanes.

Best, John.
Date
[between 1700 and 1799?]


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Description

Engraved leaflet (early 18th century?) advertising John Best's surgical instruments ('Sissers' is 'Scissors'). A mace bearing a crown is in the centre of the design, with various knives, razors, blades, saws, drills etc. illustrated around it.

Publication/Creation

[London] : John Best, [between 1700 and 1799?]

Physical description

1 broadside : illustrations ; 19 cm

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Languages

  • English


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