Rew and perfecte roule.

Record ID: 
182476
Accession number: 
MS W.43
Title: 
Rew and perfecte roule.
Created: 
1628.
Binding: 
17th-century round leather case, gold tooled with acorn motifs.
Credit: 
Bequest of Julia Parker Wightman, 1994.
Description: 
1 scroll (5 sections attached end to end) : vellum, ill. ; 150 x 3655 mm.
Provenance: 
Purchased by Julia Parker Wightman in 1969; JPW 6675; Julia Parker Wightman Bequest in 1994.
Notes: 

Ms. heraldic scroll; written and illuminated in England in 1628. Entitled: A Trew and Perfecte Roule of all Nobilitie of England...since the tyme of William the Conquerer, as those that are of later Creations...in ANNO 1628.
Decoration: 138 coats of arms in colors and gold. Title inscribed within a cartouche.

Script: 
cursive.
Language: 
In English;
Classification: