Posts tagged old.
Drawing room window curtain from Ackermann’s Repository, 1818
The oldest documented love letter: Margery Brews to her fiancé John Paston, c. 1477
The library of Charles Dickens, as rendered via woodblock engraving and sepia ink on paper by Sir Samuel Luke Fildes, 1870.
Regalia used in the coronation of the English sovereign
Plate IV of A Faithful Account of the Processions and Ceremonies of the Kings and Queens of England; exemplified by that of their most Sacred Majesties King George the Third and Queen Charlotte: with all the other interesting proceedings connected with that magnificent festival. Edited by Richard Thomson. London, 1820.