1795 Philadelphia Manuscript Bill of Sale from Berniaud Dumas, & Jacques, French China and Glass Merchants.

An 18th-century Philadelphia firm of china and glassware


An 18th century Philadelphia manuscript documenting the activity of Berniaud Dumas, & Jacques, French china and glass merchants who were located on South Second Street. Recorded is a sale for 24 wine glass, water decanters, and other vessels. The total sale came to just under £8. Claude Bernaiud, Toussaint Jacques, and Mr. Dumas were possibly French refugees from the French Revolution or its aftermath.


Description: 1795 Philadelphia Manuscript Bill of Sale from Berniaud Dumas, & Jacques, French China and Glass Merchants.

Philadelphia. August 9, 1795. 5 x 8 inches. [1]p., laid paper, 10 lines, docketed; very good.

[3726369]

Price: $25.00

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