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Articles ordained by Hen. VII. for the regulation of his household, 31 Dec 1494

MS. Rawl. B. 47, fol. 2
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  • Creation: 31 Dec 1494


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MS. Rawl. B. 47, fol. 2


  1. "As for makinge knights of the Bathe;"
  2. "As for the colledge of Windsor for St. George's feast;"
  3. "For an homage;"
  4. "As for the othe that the chamberlain shall give to them of the chamber when they shalbe charged;"
  5. "Concerning the steward of the household, etc."


  • Printed in A collection of ordinances and regulations for the government of the royal household , in quarto. Lond., 1790, p. 109; but the copy in the present MS., besides differing in many verbal particulars and in the arrangement of the chapters, contains the following additional chapters:
  • Printed also, with verbal differences, in the Antiquarian repertory , 1807, vol. i. pp. 296–341. The present MS., however, varies from the text of this edition in not having the first chapter, and in containing the additions of an introduction, a short chapter "As for thembassadors," and the chapter at the end on the steward of the household.


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