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"Grands Maitres de lordre de St. Jean de Jerusalem;" forty-two coats of arms, together with the insignia of the order, for the most part in colours, but a few in trick, 18th century

MS. Rawl. B. 97
Held at the Weston Library

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Prefixed is a notice of the "Premiere institution de lordre de St. Jean de Hierusalem, suivant l'histoire Hierosolymitaine de Jacques de Vitry."

The paintings of arms commence with those of Alphonso of Portugal, Grand Master 1201–1204, and end with those of John de Lascaris, 1636–1657.


  • Creation: 18th century


57 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • French


MS. Rawl. B. 97


  • See Villeneuve's Monumens des Grands Maitres , (in octavo. Par. 1829.) vol. i. pl. at p. 61, and vol. ii. pl. at p. 151.

Physical Facet

On paper, in folio


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom