Sun Fire Office

Method Copper engraving
Artist Moorfields after Morrison
Published c. 1800
Dimensions Image 94 x 133 mm, Sheet 100 x 136 mm.
Notes Advert for the Sun Fire Office, an insurance company founded in 1710.

The man to the left of the image is an insurance fireman, and the figure on the right is a salvage porter. In the foreground, a collection of fire hooks and axes are featured. The background shows a picture of a maunal pump which was used by insurance brigades.

Condition: Vertical fold, split to base of vertical fold. Hand written text on verso in ink.
Framing mounted
Price £125.00
Stock ID 33052