Plenderleith, Harold James, 1898-1997 (museum curator)
- Existence: 1898 - 1997
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence relating to the preservation of Captain Robert Falcon Scott's letters, including two letters from Dr. Harold James Plenderleith, Assistant Keeper, British Museum.
Plenderleith writes to answer Wace's questions about niello ornaments. He states how the term should be used and describes the different types of niello decoration. He then discusses whether niello can be inlaid in wood.
- ARCHON code (for CUL materials)
- Archives and MSS Dept. (GBR/0012) 1