1384 Uncut sheet of needle box prints – Castles – B & B
Print: Bradshaw & Blacklock – NBS 135 – CL85. This is a sheet of ten prints that were intended to be cut individually and used on the lids of small boxes containing sewing needles or pins.
The castles shown are Warwick Castle, Sherborne Castle, Crookstone Castle, Caernarfon Castle, Rothwell Castle, Stirling Castle, Inverary Castle, Chepstow Castle, Goodrich Castle and Raglan Castle and have the title next to each print.
Date: 1850’s +
Size (cm ht x w): 16.2 x 11.1 (overall images) 3 x 5.5 (each individual image)
State: On full uncut sheet
Condition: Very good colours, they are always quite pale prints. Small pin holes to each corner of the sheet but I feel these are part of the printing process to aid registration, light foxing spots, please see image.