Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
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Mayoral Donkey and Wellington.
p5431124 (Collage 18123)
London Metropolitan Archives: Satirical Print Collection
"The head waiter Don-Key showing the hero statesman the City bill of fare"; shows a donkey, addressing Wellington. The allusion is to the Lord Mayor John Key's postponement of the Royal visit to the City in 1830, for fear of anti-Wellington riots.
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