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New Year’s gift rolls. Transcriptions

Reference code
PEC/003
Title
New Year’s gift rolls. Transcriptions
Date
Originals 1539-1598; transcriptions made in 1879
Level of description
Series
Extent and format
Paper. Foolscap.
Scope and content
Transcripts:-

(1) New Year's gift roll, 30 Henry VIII (1539). The original was exhibited by the Rev. Francis Hopkinson, FSA, 19 June 1879 (Proc., 2nd ser., 8 (1879-81), 169). Transcribed by Mr Brewer. Folder marked 'PALGRAVE'. pp. 27;-

(2) Three New Year's gift rolls, 6, 7, 41 Eliz. (1564, 1565, 1598). Originals exhibited by Frederick Haines, FSA, 6 Feb. 1879 (Proc., ibid., 41-3). The originals were then in the possession of a Mr Watts (found about forty years previously in a drawer in a piece of furniture in Serle's Coffee House, Lincoln's Inn Fields). Transcribed, with notes, by C. S. Perceval, Treasurer SA. pp. 2, 21, 20, 31. According to a note on a cutting from a former wrapper 'the idea was to get a certain number collected together for publication in whole or in part in Archaeologia.'
Creator
Perceval, Charles Spencer (1829-1889), antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/997
MSS 175, 200-01*, 781, 798, 997(2)