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Writings at Thornbury belonging to Stafford Duke of Buckingham

Writings at Thornbury belonging to Stafford Duke of Buckingham

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Creator: Buckingham, Humphrey Stafford, Duke of, 1402-1460
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Date: [ca.1520]
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Description:
Annotations on verso in a 17th century hand; 6p. of annotations concerning the genealogy of English noble families in the same hand attached to the inventory.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper, in a single hand, containing a brief box-level inventory of muniments stored at Thornbury Castle by the third Duke of Buckingham. Items listed include a box """"with my lordys pedygrese;"""" two boxes """"with evidence concerynynge a Chauntrie in Newport;"""" a box of indulgences, pardons and licences; a box of writings concerning a voyage to France made by the first Duke of Buckingham in 1437; boxes of documents relating to the marriages of the Duke's son and daughter; and a variety of boxes of land grants, charters, and deeds.
Title added to document in another contemporary hand (possibly after the execution of the Duke in 1521?).
Physical Description:
10 p.
40 cm. x 26 cm
Box:
Box 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: The Osborn Collection
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Teaching resource: English Paleography Examples, 16th-18th century
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2033656
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