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|Archive reference number||NGA27/1/3/12|
Engraving Stock Checking Book 2
One of three volumes used to keep track of engraving print stock, which are indexed by title. The following information is recorded under each print title:
- Date of acquisition ][ Number and type of prints in stock ][ Date of sale, number of prints sold, and buyer
- Stock numbers of prints (which can be traced back to the Print Stock Books at NGA27/3/1-7) may be recorded
- Miscellaneous print entries also include cost price and selling estimates
A torn page from a Day Book (dated 22-26 Oct 1864) can be found in the back of this volume.
For more general information refer to 'Print and Engraving Stock Books' (NGA27/1/3) and 'Stock Books' (NGA27/1).
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