Leverian Museum: Sales Catalogue

Scope and Content

Catalogue of buyers at the sale of the Leverian Museum, 5 May - 19 July 1806, 233 folios. Prices are inserted on the first page only. There are notes on certain of the lots by R. Cuming at fo. 6, and erasures and corrections at fo. 9.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Leverian Museum was in London, England.

The R. Cuming featured in the catalogue is probably the antiquary Richard Cuming (1777-1870).

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Spencer George Perceval, 1921.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.


A descriptive catalogue by Edward Donovan was printed, London [?1806].


Corporate Names