Barber surgeon's sign, England, 1680-1830

Made:
1680-1830 in England and England and
maker:
Unknown

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Barber surgeon's, double sided carved and painted wooden plaque with images of Death and Time and scene of blood letting, 1680-1830

Barber surgeon's, double sided carved and painted wooden plaque with images of Death and Time and scene of blood letting

Details

Category:
Surgery
Object Number:
A631340
Materials:
complete, iron, paint, wood
Measurements:
overall (lying flat): 50 mm x 320 mm x 520 mm, 1.45 kg
type:
shop sign
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sign - promotional or advertising artefact
  • visual and verbal communication
  • sign - promotional or advertising artefact
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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