Rare Georgian Faux Ivory Aide Memoire Holding Written Exercise Diary Dated 1826 For Sale
Rare Georgian faux Ivory Aide Memoire Holding Written Exercise Diary Dated 1826
Description :On offer is a rare Georgian faux Ivory aide memoire. The front and reverse are engraved with linear and circular designs and fasten closed with a cloth ribbon. Inside is a hand written diary dating to 1826 of what appears to be an exercise diary consisting of a regime of walking and the consumption of wine. An example from the first page: Saturday 1 April 1826. Walked in room ¾ hour. Rode to Hampstead walked on the Heath ¾ hour. Drank 1½ glasses of wine. Walked in room 1¼ hours'. An unusual antique Georgian piece. Please refer to photos (all of which enlarge). Dimensions : 50mm x 37mm.
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