A Warrant of Appointment for Mr. Albert A. Chitty with cover letter; 1936; LDMRD...


Museum of Richmond


A Warrant of Appointment for Mr. Albert A. Chitty with cover letter

About this object

A Warrant of Appointment from the Lord Chamberlains office appointing Mr. Albert Arthur Chitty, a Waterman, a Place and Quality of a Waterman in Ordinary to His Majesty. Signed, stamped and dated 21 July 1936 by The Earl of Cromer, with cover letter dated 29 September 1936 and a envelope.

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Paper with print in black ink

Inscription and Marks

Crest at top with the text "HONI SOIT MAL Y PENSE, DIEU ET MON DROIT", and "Lord Chamberlain's Office". There is a stamp embossed stamp in red on the bottom with "Lord Chamberlain" The envelope is postal stamped in red ink and has a purple stamp "Lord Chamberlain, St. James Palace".


Length: 440 mm
Width: 285 mm
Cover letter
Length: 225 mm
Width: 175 mm
Length: 335 mm
Width: 145 mm

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

Edward VIII

Object Type


Object number

LDMRD 0024.6

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Edward VIII

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