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Indenture between Thomas Tuddenham and Edward Grimston.

Indenture between Thomas Tuddenham and Edward Grimston.

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Date: 1446 March 1.
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From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Indented at head of document with chirographic letters.
Signed: sign manual of Edward Grimston at end of text.
Signed: document signed by the scribe, "Brampton."
Docketed in a later hand.
Seal: red wax seal with the crest of Edward Grimston (damaged).
Layout: Single column of fifteen lines.
Script: anglicana.
Abstract:
Indenture, on parchment, containing an agreement by Thomas Tuddenham to sell his lands at Alestaneswyck (possibly Stanwick St. John, North Yorkshire) to Edward Grimston for 400 marks, to be paid over 3 years. The contract also specifies that a manor in Suffolk will be surety for the purchase of these entailed lands.
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1 l. : parchment ; 145 x 325 mm + seal.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 16371294
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