Issue number one is held in the Nelson Norfolk Museum Collection, and the events recorded within the document are confirmed in the definitive ‘Life of Nelson’ by Robert Southey.
In the Trafalgar bicentenary year of 2005, permission was granted for us to produce a limited edition of 1250 copies from the original pair of log pages. These facsimiles were for exclusive use within limited edition commemorative Nelson artworks.
Most of the edition were snapped up and sold (in less than an hour) through the QVC shopping channel. We retained just a few copies.These are now offered exclusively through Beeton and Brown as a truly unique and collectable investment.
Supplied Unframed (62cm X 50cm) sealed in cellophane, in an antique white and hand numbered mount. The log transcript is printed in red and black onto a parchment style paper and attached to the back with easy peel sellotape, these will be sent randomly selected from a limited edition of 1250 prints and will be numbered from 251/1250
VERY LIMITED STOCK
A wonderful condition Royal Doulton original vintage character ashtray.
‘Old Charley’ with his ash brown hat, dark green coat, red polka-dot bow tie was designed by Charles Noke,and Issued between 1939 and 1960.
The base has the Doulton logo and is blind stamped with the number 8232.
In excellent condition some slight glazing to the base, but has no chips or cracks.