Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Warrant from Richard III, King of England, Kenilworth, to William Catesby

Digital Image File Name: 
147914
Source Call Number: 
X.d.92
Source Creator: 
England. Sovereign (1483-1485 : Richard III)
Source Title: 
Warrant from Richard III, King of England, Kenilworth, to William Catesby
Source Created or Published: 
1485 May 28
Physical Description: 
1r
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
England. Sovereign (1483-1485 : Richard III)
Title (Hamnet): 
Warrant from Richard III, King of England, Kenilworth, to William Catesby [manuscript], 1485 May 28.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 item ; 16 x 22 cm
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
Manuscript on vellum (parchment).
Subject (Hamnet): 
Norreys, William, 1433-1507 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2008188682 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Tussingham, David, active 1485 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Logging http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85078097 - England - West Sussex - Early works to 1800 - Manuscripts.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscripts (documents) - England - Kenilworth - 15th century.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Warrants - England - Kenilworth - 15th century - Manuscripts.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Catesby, William, -1485.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485, signer.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Script: Written in careful secretary hand.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Accompanying materials: With 1 seal (fragmentary), applied, signet of Richard III (red, 27 mm), in a rush ring.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Origin: "Yeuen vndre oure signet at our[e] Castell of Kenelworth' the xxviijti Day of May The secunde yere of oure Reigne."
Notes (Hamnet): 
Warrant under the signet of Richard III, King of England, to fell and carry 6 acres of wood, previously granted to Sir William Norreys, in Nuthurst, Sussex: " ... as is growing w[i]t[h]in the Grove called the peche conteynyng sex acres in the p[ar]isshe of Nuthurst being now in the holding of oon Davy Tussingh[a]m. whiche he[re]tofor[e] belonged vnto o[u]r Rebell s[ir] William Noreys ..." With the King's sign manual at top: "R[icardus] R[ex]."
Notes (Hamnet): 
Purchased in September 1924, by Henry Clay Folger from Maggs Bros, cat. 454, no. 2115.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In English.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Preston and Yeandle. English handwriting, no. 8.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Text: Cf. hand in National Manuscripts, Part I, Plate LIX.
Notes (Hamnet): 
See "Catesbys in Coventry" in Midland history, XV (1990), 1-
Citations (Hamnet): 
Ricci, S. de. Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, 1298.1
Call Number (Hamnet): 
X.d.92