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Wardrobe Book for Edward II, 1316-17

Reference code
MSS/0120
Title
Wardrobe Book for Edward II, 1316-17
Date
1316 - 1317
Level of description
item
Extent and format
Vellum; ff. vi + 117. Folio. Binding as 119. Original vellum covers, retaining hair, fols. v, vi. Original bookmarks. Signature of the Hon. Daines Barrington, VPSA, fol. 7.
Scope and content
Contrarotulus compoti Rogeri de Northburgh Custodis Garderobe domini Regis Edwardi filii Regis Edwardi de anno decimo' (fol. v). Wardrobe book for 10 Edw. II (1316-17). Headings, similar to 119 (alms, necessaries, etc.), followed by receipts. Leaves, formerly pasted together, conc. unrelated payments (receipts, fol. 6), at fols. 2-6, 114-17v. At fol. 6v note of the delivery of this volume to the Exchequer by William de Thymelby, 14 Feb. 4 Edw. III (1330). Contents list, 19th century, fols. ii-iv. See Archaeologia, 26 (1836), 318-45; ibid., 48 (1885), 281-4.
Creator
Edward II (1284-1327) King of England
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/120