A Rare Halcyon Days Limited Edition Of 500 Lloyd’s News, London 1988 Enamel Pot
This pot is numbered 157/500
On the back is inscribed
Notice is herby given of the 300th Anniversary Of The opening of Mr Edward Lloyd’s Coffee House in Tower Street, London in 1688
Lloyd’s Coffee House was a significant meeting place in London in the 17th and 18th century. It was a popular place for sailors, merchants and shipowners and Lloyd catered to them with reliable shipping news.
It comes unboxed but is in excellent condition