An inventory of my furniture, plate, linnen, china : taken by myself in my houses Nos. 13, 14, 17 Norfolk St., Strand, and No. 12 Pall Mall.
- London, 1822 July 8.
- Physical Description:
- 1 v. (98 pages) : 24 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsIn Process HC79.I6 C69 1822Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Ken Spelman BooksView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Archives & Manuscripts
- In pen and black ink.
Bound in quarter red roan and marbled boards.
Manuscript inventory of the belongings of William Nugent Comyn (1768 or 9-1833), compiled by him on July 8, 1822. The volume comprises a detailed room by room inventory of his properties in London, including the attics, servants' rooms, parlors, kitchens, and pantries, &c. At the end of the inventory there is a "capitulation of the plate in the four houses."
"In case of my death my leases of the above houses, together with my leases of No. 15 Bury Street, St James, and of my house, Guy Earl of Warwick Court, will be found deposited at my bankers, Messrs. Hodsoll and Stirling Bankers, Strand, together with my testimentory disposition of my property."--Title page.
- Subject Terms:
- Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Comyn, William Nugent, 1768 or 9-1833.Furniture -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Household linens -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Personal belongings -- Catalogs.Plate -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Porcelain -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
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Comyn, William Nugent, 1768 or 9-1833, An inventory of my furniture, plate, linnen, china , 1822 July 8
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