File labelled in JGM's hand, 'I. Collectors & Collections - Notes on Armour seen at dealers etc. & information of various kinds obtained in conversation'

Object Title

File labelled in JGM's hand, 'I. Collectors & Collections - Notes on Armour seen at dealers etc. & information of various kinds obtained in conversation'

File labelled in JGM's hand, 'I. Collectors & Collections - Notes on Armour seen at dealers etc. & information of various kinds obtained in conversation'

Reference

MANN 5/23

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Includes a list Armour in Europe - Was originally 'Public Collections seen', but also includes private collections[end] Loose notes of conversations with various informants, some loose sketches[end] Detailed accounts of several visits to Furmage (1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930) and Fenton (1929), Andrade (1928) ; also accounts of conversations and visits to collections of Cripps Day, Barry, Harding[end] 3 issues of the transactions of the Brayette Club: 1925 (with Wallace Collection stamp as received 22 Dec. 1924), 1926 and 1932. These are in envelopes, which do not always match the dates of the issues: each envelope is addressed to Mann at the Wallace Collection and marked, Important Urgent or Very Important and marked 'Brayette Club' in JGM's writing. See: C. Blair and A.N. Kennard, 'The Brayette Club Papers', Journal of the Arms and Armour Society. Vol. XIII, No. 4 (March, 1991), pp. 233-255.

Extent

1 folder

Access Conditions

Open access

Associations

Creator(s) Sir James G. Mann

Contents

  MANN 5/23 - File labelled in JGM's hand, 'I. Collectors & Collections - Notes on Armour seen at dealers etc. & information of various kinds obtained in conversation'