Norwich Insurance Plaque, lead

Norwich Insurance Plaque in lead showing one's castle with a lion protector. In the 18th and 19th centuries, these were hung on the exterior of a house after the owner paid for an insurance policy. Only when the firemen saw the plaque, would they put the fire out!

Imported from England.

To learn more about the history of English lead ornamentation, please visit our blog.

$135
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Additional Information


Product Code: MAR-WP31

  • Length:

    7"

  • Height:

    9"

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