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Catalogue of seal casts

Reference code
DOU
Title
Catalogue of seal casts
Date
before 1897
Level of description
Fonds
Extent and format
Small folio.
Cloth binding, red.
Scope and content
Copy by Herbert Arthur Doubleday (1867-1941) of the MS catalogue of the collection of sulphur casts of English personal seals presented by John Doubleday to the Department of Manuscripts, British Museum (British Library) in 1837.
Creator
Doubleday, Herbert Arthur (1867-1941), publisher, historian and genealogist
Doubleday, John (c 1798-1856), craftsman, restorer and dealer
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/861
Archival history
Owned by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, PSA (d. 1897), signature on the original cover. Probably part of the Franks Bequest.
System of arrangement
Arranged alphabetically.