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    Sale 2488 | Lot 122
    Price Realized: $625With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2488 Lot 122

      (MANUSCRIPT.) A Roll of Arms Temp Hen III AD 1216-78 Cott MS Tiberius E VIII. illustrated manuscript on paper, comprising stencilled title on blue paper; 29 leaves with 461 mounted pencil and ink drawings of coats of arms, arranged 16 per page and captioned in ink, almost all hand-colored; and 5 leaves with handwritten index in ink. 229x187 mm, later 19th-century 1/2 leather, scuffed; contents generally clean. Np, later 19th century

      Estimate $500 - 750

      Copied from Cottonian MS Tiberius E VIII, 2 volumes of miscellaneous historical and heraldic papers in the collection of manuscripts formed by Sir Robert Bruce Cotton (1571–1631), his son, and grandson, and now in the British Library.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $625