Mrs G Manifold (Biographical details)

Mrs G Manifold (English; Female; 2010; active)

Also known as

Manifold, G; Manifold, Gill

Biography

Daughter and executor of the estate of Prof. D.J. Wiseman (q.v.) and the source of a collection of Mesopotamian antiquities that he developed over the course of his career.Professor Donald Wiseman inherited antiquities from his father Commodore P.J. Wiseman, (Percy Wiseman 1888–1948) a British officer who visited many archaeological sites during his career in the Middle East. Diary entries show that P.J. Wiseman was actively building up his collection of artefacts in the early 1920s.