Norman Colville (Biographical details)

Norman Colville (military/naval; collector; British; Male; 1893 - 1974)

Also known as

Colville, Norman


Soldier and collector, awarded the Military Cross; retired from the army in 1919; 1951, married (as his third wife) Diana Colville (q.v.). Occasionally deposited items at the Museum for opinion (e.g. WAA, deposit-book entries dated 29 March, 5 April 1939, 2 September 1947). Sold a small collection of cylinder seals in 1966; sale held Sotheby's 21.iv.1975.