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BERRYMAN, John, wood engraver (fl. 1815–40)
INSURANCE ADVERTISING HANDBILL.

BERRYMAN, John, wood engraver (fl. 1815–40)

Norwich Union offices 1797. No. 21, Birchin-Lane, Cornhill. ... Fire ...Life

London: H.K. Causton, printer, Birchin-Lane, Cornhill, c. 1815
Handbill, 216 x 119mm, letterpress printed recto and verso on wove paper, headed by a wood engraving by John Berryman, 75 x 104mm. Light foxing.
£150

The Norwich Union was founded in 1797 as a property insurance company; life insurance was added in 1808. According to the present handbill, both funds were kept entirely separate.
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