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Name: Grant

Repository: Collection of Dr R. I. Jack

Settlement: Sydney, in the University of Sydney

Associated Manuscript Items:

Library ref: former shelf-mark 13C

Acquisition: Bequeathed to Dr R. I. Jack in 1960

Binding: 19c. half pigskin; gilt title on spine is GRANT TO CHIRKLAND BY HENRY VII 1506.


Collation: (4)76. 4r., AÑD, EÑO are blank


Condition: Edges uncut mounted Fol.4 is only half of a vertical sheet

Deco desc:

Dimensions: 200 x 150 mm

Extent: i-iv + 4 + v-xv


Hand desc: English secretary hand


Layout: one col. of 25Ñ29 lines

Library ref alt:

List bibl: Exhibition, p.33, no.82.

Music notation:


Orig date: s. xvi

Orig place:


Provenance: 4v. in 17c. or 18c. hand ÔChirk Charter from Henry 5 Rex Anglie.. . 20th year of his ReignÕ, in a 16c. hand ÔA Charter or Graunt from Henry the 5t to Chirkland etc.Õ and in another 16c. hand, a name crossed through ÔMat (?) RogersÕ; inside front cover ÔRuthin Castle Library. Please do not take away.Õ; in 17c. the document was owned by the Myddeltons of Chirk; in 1818 it passed to Frederick William West and thence from the Cornwallis Wests in 1923 to Dr Patterson, director of a private clinic opened in Ruthin Castle; bequeathed to the present owner in 1960; inside front cover in modern pencil ÔC.P.R. 1494Ñ1509 pp.464 C. 66/599 m.5 (17)Õ. Former shelf-mark 13C.

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 84



Support: paper


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