Frank Yeoman, Papers

Object Title

Frank Yeoman, Papers

Frank Yeoman, Papers





Scope and Content

Research notes on armour, in particular barbutes, compiled by Frank Yeoman.

Box One, Nineteen folders containing correspondence with:, Claude Blair, Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries, British Museum, Lyle Collection, Musee de l'armee (Paris), Museums in the United States of America, Jean Squilbeck and Nolfo di Carpegna (Brussels), Museums in Italy, Cleveland Museum of Art, Royal Ontario Museum, Royal Scottish Museum (Edinburgh), FitzWilliam Museum (Cambridge), Howard Russell Robinson, Armouries, HM Tower of London, Germanisches Nationalmuseum (Nurnberg), R.T. Gwynn, Wallace Collection, Von Kienbusch, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sundry correspondence.

Box Two, Thirty one photocopies of extracts from various sales catalogues including:, Von Trapp, Hearst, Curzon, Laking, De Cosson, Mackay, Burke, Lamb, Wilezek, Williams, Bartel, Barnes, Dean, Dean, Weir & Crandell, Offermann, Keasbey, Erbach, Spitzer,

Box Three, Three folders containing research notes etc, 15th century armour, Drawings of helmets, Articles and negatives, One folder containing a manuscript entitled 'A survey of a group of surviving barbute', Miscellaneous items including:, Receipt for photocopies from the Tower of London, 2 copies of Journal of the Arms and Armour Society. Vol. 6, no. 10 (1970), Arms and Armour Society membership card, 2 photocopies of 'A fine armour of the time of Bosworth' by F. Yeoman, Photocopy of 'Skeletons in armour' by F. Yeoman, Annotated copy of 'European armour at the Tower of London', List of offprints from The Antiquaries Journal, Copy of 'A medieval sword in St. John's Museum, Clerkenwell', Copy of 'Hoards from West Buckland, Somerset', Copy of 'Domesday Book . facsimile of the part relating to Norfolk'.


2 boxes

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Creator(s) Frank Yeoman