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Heraldic collections, in several hands, 16th-17th century

MS. Rylands c. 51
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Heraldic collections, in several hands, including:

  1. (fols. 3-126) 'Index huius libri ordinariorum Gloveri heraldi armorum, but very much augmented by Mr. Richard Grafton and Henry Manning';
  2. (fols. 127-319, 361-388) blazons of arms, indexed at fols. 393-504;
  3. (fols. 505-510) an alphabet of arms.


  • Creation: 16th-17th century


522 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin


MS. Rylands c. 51

Custodial History

Owned by Peter Le Neve and by Joseph Smith, Provost of the Queen's College, Oxford.

Physical Facet

Calf, rebacked

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom