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Heraldry. ‘Wares Miscellany’

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Heraldry. ‘Wares Miscellany’
c. 1739-58, with additions, 1759-61
Level of description
Extent and format
Paper; ff. xvii + 70. Small folio. Leather, brown.
Scope and content
Wares Miscellany' (fol. vi). Possibly a herald painter's book (cf. fol. 55v); c. 1739 (fols. 33, 55v)-1758 (fol. 59v), with additions. Several notes refer to the 'Office' (College of Arms). Arms in trick, including a few foreign arms (fol. 6v). Together with arms mostly granted by Stephen Martin Leake, Garter, and Charles Townley, Clarenceux, 1759-61 (fols. 62-70). Index, 18th century, fols. vii-xvii.
Neve, Peter Le (1661-1729), herald and antiquary
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Archival history
Crisp collection no. 69. Bookplates of Richard Henry Roundell, fol. ii, Edward Hailstone, FSA, fol. i, Frederick Arthur Crisp, FSA, fol. iii, and Ralph Griffin, FSA, fol. iv.