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Addison, John (1829-1847)

Addison, John

London; globe maker (fl.1829-1847)

John Addison (address not recorded) supplied a pair of 36 inch globes ‘elegantly mounted in richly carved mahogany frames and the metallic parts made of mosaic gold’ to George IV in November 1829 at a cost of £157 16s [Windsor Record Archive, 25447].   

The probate will of globe maker, John Addison, of St Pancras, London (1847), is lodged at the National Archives (ref. PROB. 11/2058/363.  

Source: DEFM

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.