inscription: Model of
Lincoln jack. This jack was the gift of Alderman Bullen to the Company
height: 55mm and
matching arms: City of
Lincoln; Ancient Arms of Lincoln
notes: The small size
sometimes bears two coats of arms, the second coat on matching models
commonly the See of Lincoln. The large size is usually found with two,
and occasionally three coats of arms.
Both sizes can also be found with a decoration relating
specifically to the Company of Ringers, which consists of a coloured
bell and shield together with the legend "1782 City Ringers"
(see the second photo). In addition, the
large size can be found with this same decoration but
with the body of the jack coloured black.
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