'The arms and armour as numbered April, 1897' [Lord Dillon's numbering list]

Object Title

'The arms and armour as numbered April, 1897' [Lord Dillon's numbering list]

'The arms and armour as numbered April, 1897' [Lord Dillon's numbering list]

Date

1897

Reference

RA COLL INV 1/19

Level

File

Scope and Content

Labelled on the spine 'WO Book 125'. Entitled on the first page 'The arms and armour as numbered April, 1897' with the notes 'new numbers in black' and 'old numbers in red' in the same hand, and in a different hand 'cases in blue' and 'stands in red', An inventory arranged by class, with the locations, in the form of Case and Stand numbers in the right hand margin. Classes are numbered I-XX and include I: Antiques; XV: Asiatic; XVI: African; XVII: South Sea. Descriptions are minimal and often only the number is given.

Extent

1 volume

Access Conditions

Open Access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Archivist's Note

The description is compiled from the item iself. Philip Abbott