An inventory of the arms and armour in the White Tower, 1905

Object Title

An inventory of the arms and armour in the White Tower, 1905

An inventory of the arms and armour in the White Tower, 1905

Date

1905

Reference

RA COLL INV 1/17

Level

File

Scope and Content

Printed lists of the objects in each case, arranged by case, with class numbers and a brief description of each item, bound up into a single volume, in case order. The cases are numbered 1-25 and 1-61, presumably relating to the two floors of the White Tower on which the collection was displayed On the fly-leaf: 'This Case List shows the Armouries as in Nov. 1905. The tablets are grouped according to openings on doors.' There are some manuscripts additions and alterations and a note on the first page: 'Old numbers in red'.

Extent

Printed list

Access Conditions

Open Access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Archivist's Note

The description is compiled from the item itself. Philip Abbott