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Sam Judd's Sons & Co receipt for 31 candles

Date: 1850
Overall: 765 x 340 x 12 mm, 0.7 kg
Mount: 220 x 297 mm
Sight: 558 x 197 mm
Medium: Ink on paper, wood frame, glass
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from M D Cobcroft
Object Name: Receipt
Object No: 00032904
Place Manufactured:New York

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    Receipt has black ink print with details in ink handwriting reading 'Bought of Sam Judd's Sons Co manufacturers of sperm oil and sperm candles...' With a printed image of a whale being harpooned. Handwritten details filled out, dated 24 April 1850, made out to 'Messrs Newton Bros for 31 Boxes of patent candles'.

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