Lot 329Manchester Vauxhall Gardens Copper Ticket c1840s a scarce...

Auction Date: 1/03/2016 at 10:30 am



Manchester Vauxhall Gardens Copper Ticket c1840s a scarce copper bronze admission ticket to the obverse; Coat of Arms and reverse; Legend “Vauxhall Gardens Manchester”. Size 25mm, in good condition. Note: The other Vauxhall Gardens existed in Manchester from the 1790s until 1852. As attractions had some 3,000 coloured lights, was the place to be seen by the north’s emerging affluent society. There were Balloon Ascents, Firework displays etc

Hammer Price: £75.00

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