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Davis (or Davies), John (1817-1825)

Davis (or Davies), John

66 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London; cabinet maker, upholsterer, auctioneer, appraiser and house agent (fl. 1817–25)

Receipt dated 15 March 1819 totals £35, and includes ‘1 Rosewood Conversation Table’, ‘1 Basin Stand with Rising Glass’, ‘two Mahy- Night tables’, ‘three Hearth Rugs’, and ‘1 Small Pembrook Work table’ [Guildhall Library (GL), trade card collection].

Purchased a Sun Insurance policy on 30 April 1723 for £1,000 of which utensils and stock accounted for £600. [London Metropolitan Archive (LMA), Sun MS vol. 498, ref. 1003774].

Source: DEFM

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