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5083 A Small Rectangular Wine label for Madeira


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thsi delightful label was made in 1809 by Elizabeth Morley - a well known maker of wine labels who was working in London either side of the 18th and 19th centuries.

The label is a small rectangle with a double reeded edge and surmounted by a disc engraved with a crest and the leable is suspended by a chain.  It is hallmarked for 1809, has the sterling standard mark and the duty mark, but the assay office mark is not present and clearly was never struck.

Date: 1809

Weight: 6 grams, 4 dwt.

Price: UK customers £110, US customers $145, Euro customers €125, Australian customers $195

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