Statutes of the Order of the Garter - Embroidered Cover

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Title

Statutes of the Order of the Garter - Embroidered Cover

Creator

Unknown

Date

1552-1553

Rights Holder

Special Collections - University of Victoria

Rights

Special Collections - University of Victoria

Subject

Institutions in the lawes of Englande
Order of the Garter
Early Modern, 1500-1700
Textile Arts
Embroidery

Description

Embroidered binding of the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

Source

Special Collections - University of Victoria

Publisher

Not Applicable

Provenance

Endowed to the University of Victoria by Bruce and Dorothy Brown, collectors of rare antiquarian materials. They purchased the Statutes of the Order of the Garter from John Maggs, a London bookseller.

Contributor

Reuben Copley

Format

Illuminated manuscript folio with embroidered binding cover 16cm x h22cm x 5cm.

Language

English

Type

Text

Coverage

England

Alternative Title

MS Brown Eng 1

Date Created

21 November 2016

Bibliographic Citation

Cecil, William. Statutes of the Order of the Garter, 1552.

Files

embroidered_closeup.JPG

Citation

Unknown, “Statutes of the Order of the Garter - Embroidered Cover,” UVic Libraries Exhibits, accessed September 22, 2017, http://omeka.library.uvic.ca/items/show/260.

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