[-]Archive of the University of Liverpool: Staff papers, surnames E - G

Gibson, Dr. Margaret T

Reference D643
Dates of Creation 1962-1994
Physical Description 9 boxes

Scope and Content

These papers were assembled in the course of the research for Margaret T. Gibson, The Liverpool Ivories: Late Antique and Medieval Ivory and Bone Carving in Liverpool Museum and the Walker Art Gallery, (HMSO, for the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, London, 1994). One of the most significant of the collections of the N.M.G.M. is the group of ivories collected by Joseph Mayer, a Liverpool goldsmith and antiquarian.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr Gibson, Lecturer, later Reader, later Hon Senior Fellow in History, University of Liverpool 1964-1994

Acquisition Information

Dr Michael Whitby, (Executor of Dr Gibson), Department of Classics, University of St Andrews per Dr Pat M Starkey, Department of History, University of Liverpool 21 Nov 1994

Archivist's Note

Listed by Gemma Bentley January 1995

Bibliography

Gibson, Margaret T, The Liverpool Ivories: Late Antique and Medieval Ivory and Bone Carving in Liverpool Museum and the Walker Art Gallery ,HMSO, London, 1994

Gibson, Margaret T, Joseph Mayer of Liverpool, 1803-1886 ,Society of Antiquities in association with the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, London, 1988

Access Points

Subjects
Liverpool University Faculty of Arts History
Liverpool University Staff
Decorative Arts Carving (Decorative Arts) Ivory Carving
Ivories Private Collections England Liverpool
Ivories Medieval
Ivories Ancient
Decorative Arts Art Objects Byzantine
Decorative Arts Art Objects Medieval
Decorative Arts Art Objects
Personal Names
Gibson, Margaret Templeton (1938-1994) medieval historian

Research papers etc. (1967 - 1994)

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Physical Description 39 items

Art publications and articles sent to Dr. Gibson or purchased by her (1967-87)

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Physical Description 1 envelope

Victoria and Albert Museum publication, A Rediscovered English Reliquary Cross by John Beckwith (1971)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS and typescript notes on early Christian ivories. (1981)

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Physical Description 1 file

Printed Victoria and Albert Museum article on Walrus Ivory Pyx, by T.A. Heslop (1981)

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Invoices and correspondence regarding a trip to USA. MS notes on Victoria and Albert Museum ivories (1981-82)

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Correspondence on Liverpool Ivories. Book references (1981-82)

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Black and white photos of Gothic ivories with some MS descriptions (1982)

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Physical Description 1 envelope

MS notes on Henry II amber at Aachen (1982)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS and typescript notes, correspondence, black and white and colour pictures, photographs, and slides, on the Ottonian Tower Reliquary, including text of an article by Dr. Gibson on the Reliquary (1982-86)

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Physical Description 1 folder

Typed letter from Dr. Gibson to the Director of the Biblioteca Communale, Fabriano, Italy (1983)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes on ivory covers and binding, entitled Bambarz lit. 7&8 (1983)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes made in Walkers Art Gallery, Baltimore, on late antique and Byzantine Coptic bone and ivory furniture decoration (1983)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes on ivory panels, taken from references in Staatsbibl. and Nat. Museum, Munich (1983)

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Loose MS notes on antique and medieval ivories, book references, publication, photocopied articles and written index of ivories, black and white photos of ivories (1983-85)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS and typescript notes, black and white copies of photographs, on Carolingian Crucifixion ivories, and Carolingian ivories generally (1984)

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Physical Description 1 file

MS and typescript notes, correspondence, copies of MSS, on the Fejeruary ivories. (loose sheets and several files, bound together) (1984-89)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes and correspondence concerning articles and books on ivories. Publication, black and white photocopied pictures, envelope of black and white photographs (1984-91)

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Physical Description 1 envelope

MS and typescript notes, correspondence, black and white pictures, colour slides, photocopied articles on the Magdeburg ivories. File on Ottonian Imperial ivories (1984-92)

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Physical Description 1 folder

Letter requesting photograph of an ivory (1985)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS and typescript book and article references (1985-92)

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Physical Description 1 file

German articles. Typescript notes on early Roman monasteries and extensive bibliography of works on medieval art ([post 1988?])

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Physical Description 1 file

Articles, black and white pictures, correspondence, publication, MS notes in two hands relating to Liverpool Ivories research. File with text of Pagan and Christian Ivories in Liverpool (1988-91)

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Physical Description 1 file containing 2 others and loose sheets

MS and typescript notes, correspondence, publications, colour and black and white pictures and transparencies. Catalogue of Liverpool Ivories 1-26 (1988-94)

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Physical Description 1 folder

Correspondence (1992)

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Physical Description 1 bundle

Photocopied article, Five Lessons in late Roman Ivory, by Anthony Cutler ([post 1992?])

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Physical Description 1 item

Black and white pictures and photos, MS and typescript notes and correspondence regarding the publication of pictures in Liverpool Ivories, including invoices. Text of Liverpool Ivories (1992-93)

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Physical Description 1 folder

MS and typescript notes on archaeology and ivory, including research notes from the Nuclear Physics Laboratory (1993)

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Physical Description 1 file

Application form and correspondence regarding funding for Liverpool Ivories (1993)

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Physical Description 1 bundle

MS notes, correspondence, two frontispieces of Liverpool Ivories, text and black and white photographs of Liverpool Ivories, pp. 1-22 (1993)

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Physical Description 1 folder

Typescript correspondence and details on technical side of publication of Liverpool Ivories (1993-94)

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Physical Description 1 bundle

Magazine publication, The Art Quarterly, No.17 (Spring 1994)

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Physical Description 1 item

Liverpool Ivories catalogue, pp.23-47, and appendices, Losses and Forgeries (1994)

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Physical Description 1 folder

Third proof script of Liverpool Ivories (1994)

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Physical Description 1 item

Black and white and colour transparencies and prints from Liverpool Ivories (1994)

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Physical Description 1 box

Box of colour transparencies of ivories (1994)

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Physical Description 1 item

Correspondence and typescript notes on the launching of Liverpool Ivories (1994)

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Physical Description 1 file

MS notes, black and white photographs and correspondence on the Cloisters Cross (1994)

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Physical Description 1 file

Publication on Liverpool Ivories, and a frontispiece of book (1994)

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MS notes on Byzantine ivories in the British Museum (n.d.)

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Physical Description 1 item

Research papers etc. re. Byzantine and Medieval Art Forms ((1929), 1960s - 1984)

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Physical Description 38 items

Photocopied, Bibliographie und Schriftquellen ((1929))

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Photocopied, Tabelle der Sammelwerke ((1929))

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Article, Die Elfenbeinbildwerke in der Skulpturen Sammbung, by Ria Wurche (1962)

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Article by Kurt Weitzmann, on Byzantine art (1965-67)

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Article, The Bible of San Paelo.. by Joachim E. Brandels. (1966)

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Article, Aachenar Domschatz, by Grimme. (1972)

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Publication, Seven Centuries of Metalwork (1975)

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Publication, Workshops and Clients: the Dionysiac Sarcophagi in Baltimore, by J.B. Ward-Perkins (1975-76)

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Photocopied material on St. Maxim of Trier (1978-83)

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Article, Thomas Becket as a patron of the arts, by Ursula Nilgren (1980)

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MS notes and photocopied material on Byzantine art. Letter regarding the acquisition of a piece of technical equipment (Not dated)

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Typescript lecture by Dr. Gibson, The Workings of the Trivulzio Master and Roman Classicism, c.400AD (1981)

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Article, A Thirteenth-Century Reliquary of the True Cross, by P. Verdier, including black and white photos (1982)

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Publication, The Art Bulletin, No.1 (March 1982)

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Physical Description 1 item

File entitled Rylands. Letter from John Rylands University Library, typed list of manuscripts and MS notes made in this library. (1982-83)

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Physical Description 1 file

Article, George Stubbs: The Anatomy of a Horse and associated catalogue, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool (1983)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes on Golden Gospels of Echternach in Nurnburg Gemanisches Museum (1983)

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Physical Description 1 item

MS notes on Wurzburg Gospel MS. (1983)

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Typescript Hand-list of Medieval Limoges Enamels present in the British Isles, and typescript of Latin letter written by Francis Wise (1726) (1983)

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Article, The making of the Justinian Diptychs, by A. Cutler (1984)

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Correspondence and MS notes concerning ivories at Luton Hoo (1984)

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Physical Description 1 file

Loose sheets and newspaper cuttings on medieval art forms (1984)

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Physical Description 1 envelope

Article, Prolegomena to Ivory Carving and leaflet and page on Chinese ivory (c.1984)

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Physical Description 1 item

Article, Earlier Carolingian Narrative Iconography Ivories, Manuscripts..., by Peter Harbison (1984)

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Physical Description 1 item

T.A. Heslop, Dunstanus Archiepiscopus and printing in Kent around 1120, The Burlington Magazine, Vol.126, pp.195-204 (1984)

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Physical Description 1 item

Leaflets on art exhibitions, etc. (1979-84; n.d.)

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Physical Description 1 file

Scope and Content

by Timothy Wilson n.d., and photocopy of letter of Joseph Mayer (1853) in the British Museum.


Research notes re.Joseph Mayer (1981 - 1988)

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Physical Description 5 items

Scope and Content

These papers were assembled in the course of the research for Margaret T. Gibson & Susan M. Wright (eds.), Joseph Mayer of Liverpool, 1803-1886 (Society of Antiquities in association with the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside, London, 1988).


Large folder entitled, Joseph Mayer 1803-86: MS and typescript notes and correspondence, photocopied material and colour photos relating to biography of Mayer. Contents page (1981-88)

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Physical Description 1 folder

File entitled Mayer Lecture, MS and typescript notes, correspondence and script of lecture. Black and white and colour illustrations (1982)

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Physical Description 1 file

MS and typescript notes and correspondence, publications and photocopied articles, black and white photos, copies of contemporary Mayer material, all regarding Joseph Mayer (1982-88)

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Physical Description 1 box

MS and typescript notes and correspondence on Joseph Mayer. Typescript copy of script of Mayer book, black and white illustrations (1987)

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Physical Description 1 file

File entitled Joseph Mayer: Illustrations: MS and typescript notes and correspondence (incl. invoices), regarding illustrations for Mayer book. Newspaper articles and publications, and unbound copy of book on Joseph Mayer (1986-88)

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Physical Description 1 file