Inventory of Books, Pictures, Furniture, etc.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 EGR7/17/7
  • Dates of Creation
      Mar 1905
  • Physical Description
      32.5 x 20 cm, 1 vol., 87 pp., card covers, full-bound in black morocco.

Scope and Content

Typescript inventory of the books, pictures, furniture and other effects at Dunham Massey Hall belonging to the trustees of the late [George Harry Grey (1827-83), 7th] Earl of Stamford, made by Artingstall and Hind Ltd of Manchester, auctioneers and valuers. The volume is identical in content to EGR7/17/6 above, but differs in its typographical arrangement.

Enclosed inside the front cover is a sheet containing a list of items missing in an inventory check, dated 29 July 1910, written in the hand of Penelope Countess of Stamford.

Entitled "Inventory | of the | Contents of | Dunham Hall. | Cheshire", tooled in gilt on the front cover.

Acquisition Information

Received from Dunham Massey Hall on 29 June 1990; provenance: top right drawer, chest of drawers F756 on Grey Gallery.