Copper Plate Aisley S. Esq - Late 18th century
This copper plate was produced in the 18th century as an armorial ware commission for Aisley S Esq.
Stephen Aisley Esq of Kensington, London was a benefactor of a charity school for the apprenticing of boys. He was a subscriber to the first edition of the Voyage of Governor Phillips to Botany Bay in 1789. He died early in the 19th century
- Type of object: Manufacturing paraphernalia and miscellany/engraving
- Mark: Both plate are engraved on the reverse with S. Aisley Esq.
- Year produced: Late 18th century
- Accession number: CP11 / CP11a