Microfilm of heraldic material. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Mf.Sec.MSS.27

Dates

  • 1st half of 16th century-1794. (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 Reels (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    Adv.MS.31.4.1-2, 31.4.5, 31.7.10, 31.7.20, 31.7.22.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: ‘Collection of illuminate arms’, 1794, by Etherington Martyn, in 2 volumes, containing watercolour paintings of Scottish, English and a few foreign arms. (Adv.MS.31.4.1-2); ‘Original institutions of the princely orders of collars’ by Sir William Segar, 1603, or after (Adv.MS.31.4.5);

    Copies by John Wither, 1623, of English rolls of arms, mostly from ‘an auntient booke of Armes which Mr Glover Somerset the Harald had of Mr Joseph Holland in Cullers’ (Adv.MS.31.7.10);

    Illustrations, 17th century, of heraldic terms (Adv.MS.31.7.20);

    Manuscript, 1st half of 16th century, concerning the offices of a herald (Adv.MS.31.7.22).

  • Existence and Location of Copies

    Another microfilm of Adv.MS.31.7.22 is available at Mf.Sec.MS.791.

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