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381 coats of arms in trick, from the Visitation of Cornwall of 1620, followed by a few pedigrees

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MS. Top. Cornwall c. 1

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381 coats of arms in trick, from the Visitation of Cornwall of 1620, followed by a few pedigrees from the same source. At fol. 46 are pedigrees of Darell (17th century to 1693) and Scawen (13th century to 1695), with arms: at fol. 64 is an index to the whole.

Fols. 49, 64 are blank, and some leaves are lost after fol. 57.

Dates

  • written perhaps in the second quarter of the 17th century

Extent

69 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Cornwall c. 1, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Cornwall c. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18598

Abstract

381 coats of arms in trick, from the Visitation of Cornwall of 1620, followed by a few pedigrees, written perhaps in the second quarter of the 17th century.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. V, no. 28499.

Custodial History

On the back of the (original) binding is stamped a monogram containing at least SHNLR.

'E libris Josephi Barrett Londinensis aurifabri. Bought at the auction of the library of Peter Le Neve Esqr Norroy King at Armes Feb. 1730/1. Cost 0:4:0.'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by the Library in 1843 for £6 18s. 6d.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

12 3/8 × 8 3/8 in.
Title
381 coats of arms in trick, from the Visitation of Cornwall of 1620, followed by a few pedigrees
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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