Notes towards Catalogue of Curios in the Art Gallery Grey Collection

Notes towards Catalogue of Curios in the Art Gallery Grey Collection
Notes towards Catalogue of Curios in the Art Gallery Grey Collection
Notes towards Catalogue of Curios in the Art Gallery Grey Collection

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This unpublished manuscript list was prepared by Edward Shillington (1835?-1920), first Auckland City Librarian, Art Gallery Director and later Curator, Grey Collection. It comprises c.80 pages of notes on the individual items that formed Sir George Grey's collection of artifacts. Initially gifted to the Library in 1887, the collection was transferred to the Auckland Art Gallery in 1892, when this listing was prepared. In 1915, the Art Gallery deposited the items with the Auckland Institute and Museum.

Creator
Edward Shillington, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Title
Notes towards Catalogue of Curios in the Art Gallery Grey Collection
Date range
1892
Linear meters
0.30
Finding aids
Not Applicable
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Accession no
RC2008/1
Restriction type
Open Access