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Genealogical Roll (Creation to temp. Edward IV)(Content authored by Corpus Christi College)
Chronicle Roll
Codicology:Vellum, 241 x unmeasured mm(Content authored by Corpus Christi College), (9.5 broad in.): on eleven skins. Cent. xv late, with rather good but rough drawings.
Additions:Endorsed:
Genealogia ab Adamo ad Henricum quartum Angliae Regem. Donum Tho. Whincop S.T.B. Hujus Coll. Soc. A.D. 1682/3.
Additions:Note that in Historical MSS. Reports I 65, there is a notice of a paper roll given by Th. Whincop in 1690, and written by Andrew Middleton, Bencher of the Middle Temple, in 1527, going from the Creation to 1066 A.D.: now among the College Muniments. This is wrongly described in Stanley's Catalogue as Misc. 23.
Foliation: Not foliated (roll)(Content authored by Corpus Christi College)
Language: Latin.(Content authored by Corpus Christi College)
Contents
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Genealogical Roll (Creation to temp. Edward IV) (Content authored by Corpus Christi College)
On the front
Incipit:
Anglia insularum maxima in occidentali occeano sita per longum extenditur
Explicit:
deinde Willelmus conquestor dux normanorum
Incipit:
Cum homo conueniat cum mundo in eius contentis et nonnullis tamen condicionis sue prerogatiuis a mundo discrepat
Medallions
The Fall: human-headed serpent: angel with sword on L.
The ark (ship). Noe and seven other heads of people
Brutus, large: seated king with scimitar
Nativity. The Child nude, rayed, blessing, in C. Above Him three heads look in at a window. Divine Hand on R. Censers swinging R. and L. Virgin kneels on L. Joseph (large head), ox and ass on R.
Lucius: seated king
Constantine: Emperor, half-length
ffrealaf: bust crowned
Egbrutus ” : half-length king with sword
Edwardus justus
Edwardus Confessor: two sceptres, one with dove
Willelmus conquestor: sword and orb
Busts of other kings down to Edward IV
The text has many additions in later hand: at the end are hardly any notes of events
On the back, in another hand
Rubric:
Pontifices Romani
Incipit:
Petrus. Post passionem Christi anno sequente beatus petrus apostolus filius Johannis de prouincia galilee vico betreida (sic) tenuit cathedram etc.
Between Leo V and Benedict III, under the year 861, 5.5 lines (on Pope Joan) are erased
Ends with Benedict XII (1334-42)
Explicit:
Hic iam presidet in ecclesia monachus de ordine Cisterciensi
On the next skin begin
Rubric:
Imperatores Romanorum
Incipit:
Tiberius. Anno xiiiio ab incarnatione domini regnauit tiberius
Ends (after Frederick II)
Explicit:
Rex eciam Nauarre qui infirmus de affrica processerat in sicilia ueniens est defunctus