Please help identify this photo

+4 votes
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posted for William Arbuthnot:

 

UNKNOWN ENGLISHMAN

Can anybody please help to identify this fellow's clothing? It appears to be a chap linked to the City of

London (from the shield) and he may be a common councilman, sheriff, or Lord Mayor. He could also be the Master of a

Livery Company (it would be great if someone were to recognise it), whose badge he is wearing on the Ceremonial Chain Office. Note the (velvet) Court Dress, the Court shoes with buckles and the tricorn hat in his right hand.

WikiTree profile: Space:Who_is_the_person
asked Apr 21, 2017 in The Tree House by Jillaine Smith G2G6 Pilot (567,580 points)
(Followed instructions for including a photo in g2g post and it didn't work. See free space page for photo.)

Jillaine,

You have to use the URL to the page that displays the full size picture:

https://www.wikitree.com/photo.php/3/37/Who_is_the_person.jpg

Here it is:

 

1 Answer

+3 votes
When I searched for Maull and co, I saw other people wearing this garb who are described as sherriff of London.
answered Apr 21, 2017 by Gillian Causier G2G6 Pilot (109,790 points)
What a treasure

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