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New Year’s gift rolls. Transcriptions

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New Year’s gift rolls. Transcriptions
Originals 1539-1598; transcriptions made in 1879
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Extent and format
Paper. Foolscap.
Scope and content

(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.'
Perceval, Charles Spencer (1829-1889), antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
MSS 175, 200-01*, 781, 798, 997(2)