Manchester David Stott/ Robert Raikes Transfer Commemorative c.1848 (1 of 4)
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Antique prints and artwork from around the world for sale by mail order worldwide with a further shop based stock of various antiques. We have a large stock from the 17th to the 19th centuries from a broad range of subjects and artists. We are one of the larger stockists in the UK supplying the trade worldwide from rural Wiltshire. All items are genuine and original with full, often detailed description. We have an at cost postage price and many will also be listed with a collected price ALL are cheaper to collect . Some overlarge items are unsuitable for sending overseas and will be labelled if suitable unframed etc. For those who do antique Fairs I attend Bruton Decoative Antiques Fair in October and Wilton House Fair each March only and can send complimentary tickets upon request **Every May Bank Holiday ( 1st One) I have a sale of older stock/odds/extras always marked down to cost ie not a measly 10% discount but a proper one to tidy the rather stuffed shop for the new financial year**


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Manchester David Stott/ Robert Raikes Transfer Commemorative c.1848

Ref: McStott / LA2291

£125

$161 - €141

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Description

Antique souvenir mug of Manchester, printed with views of David Stott, St Pauls School and Robert Raikes from pottery type etc looks to be done to commemorate his death in 1848, Mr. David Stott, of Butler Street, who was the founder of St. Paul's Sunday School, Bennett Street, at one time the largest of its kind in the county, numbering 2,600 scholars, and was connected with it as an active and zealous labourer from its commencement in 1801 to the time of his death. He first originated the Sunday School Sick and Burial Society, which he established in the above school, and which had dispensed pecuniary relief to its members, during the 35 years preceding his death, amounting to more than £7,000. (Bennett Street Memorials) Raikes. Sunday schools were first set up in the 1780s to provide education to working children on their one day off from the factory. It was proposed by Robert Raikes, editor of the Gloucester Journal in an article in his Journal and supported by many clergymen. It aimed to teach the youngsters reading, writing and ciphering and knowledge of the Bible.


Measurements

Height : 10 cm - 3.94 in

Width : 14 cm - 5.51 in

Declaration

Heatons has clarified that the souvenir mug of Manchester is antique and its date/period of manufacture is 1848-50.

Condition

Minor nibbles all less than 1mm due to pottery used, crazing to base internal and exterior but stupidly rare

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