Business Trade Card for H.T. Trappitt, Engraver, of 26 King Street, Commercial Road.
Copper Plate Engravings and Printing and More
Packed with information, here is a detailed inventory of the skills and services offered by H.T. Trappit, Engraver of 26 King Street, Commercial Road.
Mr. Trappitt’s business card is ornamental, calligraphic, and functional; its very design defines some aspects of Trappitt’s capabilities.
A list of Trappitt’s services: brass & zinc door-plate manufactory; copper plate engraving & printing; arms, crests, cyphers and scrolls on gold [&] silver; plates ornamentally inlaid with brass, copper or zinc.
An informative and ephemeral survival.
Description: Business Trade Card for H.T. Trappitt, Engraver, of 26 King Street, Commercial Road.
[Likely England, ca. 1870s–1890s?] 1½ x 3 inches. Engraved Business Card. Lightly toned, slightly trimmed along top; very good.