Brass Safe Plate – John Port – Mill St – Ancoats – Manchester

7 Sep

Brass Safe Plate by John Port of Mill Street in Ancoats, Manchester. Date unknown.

This is a brass plate made by a company called John Port, Mill Street, Ancoats.

There is no date on the plate. The plate measures 10.5cm by 11cm.

Typical of the John Port design, the motif shows the City of Manchester Arms (1842) – the lion and the unicorn.

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