D is for Dyer
By WALKER, John , 1703

John Walker Silk Dyer

  • Author: WALKER, John
  • Publication place: [London]
  • Publisher: At the Crown in Leaden-Hall Street over against Billiter Lane
  • Publication date: before 1703
  • Physical description: Engraved trade card, annotated
  • Dimensions: 150 by 100mm (6 by 4 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 17771


Walker’s card has been annotated by his widow to read: “John Walker’s Widdow, Silk Dyer…”. Heal notes an example in Samuel Pepy’s library, and therefore dates it to before 1703.


  1. BM Heal 57.54 (photograph only)

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