Item is an matted electro steel engraved round top-half portrait of Lord Rodney Admiral (b.1718-d.1792), with orimental design around the image as well as title. Matte has on top has a crest, possibly family with latin "Non Cenerant Aqile Columbas" on it. Below the image "Ddmiral Lord Rodney, Naval Govenor of Newfoundland, 1749 is writen in pen. Botom corners unattached.
Item is an seated top-half, electro-engraved portait of Lord Chancellor Somers (b.1650-d.1716). Engraved by T.A. Dean from a picture by Sir G. Hneller in the posession of the Royal Society and published by Charles Knight, Pall Mall east, London. Engraving is 'Under the Superintendence of the sociery for difusion of Useful Kniwledge."
This fonds consists of two travel documents for Simeon Doudiet of the Principality of Neuchâtel, a region which is now part of Switzerland. The documents attest to the good character and birth of Doudiet as he is travelling from one district to another. One document still maintains partial seal remnant.