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Miscellaneous notes relating to the College of arms, Written for the most part about 1615 by Augustine Vincent

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MS. Wood B. 8

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Miscellaneous notes relating to the College of arms including:
  1. Fol. 3v. lists of fees payable at the creation of peers, etc.
  2. Fol. 16v. lists of knights of the Garter present and absent at the feasts of st. George, 1609-14 and 1637
  3. At fol. 25v are pedigrees with coloured sketches of arms of the families of Cobham, Grey, Mortimer, and Hastings
  4. At fol. 202 (rev.) are rough notes mainly of heraldic character, and at 198 (rev.) the beginning of an index to (?) MSS. in the College of arms
Labelled '117'

Dates

  • Written for the most part about 1615 by Augustine Vincent

Extent

217 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Shelfmark

MS. Wood B. 8

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 8579

Physical Facet

On paper, bound in white vellum stamped with Vincent's crest and motto in gold

Dimensions

6 3/5 × 4 3/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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