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An ordinary of arms, containing a collection, in trick, of upwards of 6000 of such English coats as bear animals or parts of animals; with frequent genealogical notes, bulk: c. 1601

MS. Rawl. B. 90
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

From various entries (at fols. 92, 177, 224, etc.) which speak of persons as "now living, 1601," it appears that the book was written in that year. A few coats are added by a second hand.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within c. 1601


384 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 90

Custodial History

In folio rejectaneo est hæc nota: "19 March, 1733/4, bought this book for 5s. 8d. at the sale by auction of the MSS. of Thomas Rawlinson, esq. deced. Vide catalogue 16th, pa. 84., no. 970. Oliver Acton."

Physical Facet

On paper, in folio


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom