Shipper's ticket depicting an elephant and a lion

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Archive material representing the typical contents of a Manchester Cotton Merchant's Office.

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Coloured shipper's ticket showing an elephant and a lion in a tug of war with a length of rope. Bales of cloth, yarn and bobbins are in each corner. Text reads 'Jivas Jarn. Haji Jiva Haji Khamisa & Co. Madras. Made in England.'


Textile Arts, SCHIC: 4.5738
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