About this object

  • ID:

    57.92

  • Production date:

    1850

  • Location:

    In Store

  • Cotton handkerchief; lithographic print in magenta ink, 1851. A bizarre incident is commemorated here. Baron Haynau, on visiting Barclay and Perkins' London brewery and signing his name in the visitors' book was beset by the brewery employees who understood him to be General Haynau, an Austrian charged with atrocities. He was badly beaten by them and his clothing torn, but he escaped alive.

  • Measurements

    L 410 mm; W 528 mm

  • Materials

    cotton

  • Last Updated

    2016-09-07

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

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