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 Colville, Col Norman Robert

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Colonel Norman Robert Colville, M.C., F.S.A. (1893-1974), was one of the third generation of Colvilles, the firm that came to dominate the Scottish steel industry. Norman Colville was a serious collector of Classical , Mesopotamian and Egyptian antiquities, and Old Master drawings. ‘Country Life’ published several articles on his collection of 17th and 18th century English furniture, between 1923 and 1931.

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