Item 3 - Wardrobe of the Beds: Hatfield

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GB 1859 SJLM/2/3/1/3


Wardrobe of the Beds: Hatfield


  • 1509 (Creation)

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A view of the wardrobe of beds at Hatfield. The items are listed under the headings:

  • pp. 1-2: arrase
  • p. 3: sarcenet
  • pp.5-7: verdours
  • p. 8: square bedds of fyne arras and coutersetts
  • pp.11-12: square bedds of counterpoynts of cloth of gold and silk
  • p.13: counterpoynt palid of aras cloth gold and silk
  • p. 14: counteropoynts of tapestre
  • p.15: counterpoynts of vardors
  • p.16: curtens of sarcenet; canapes of sarcenet
  • p.17: bedds of downe; bolsters of downe
  • p.18: pyllows of downe
  • p.19: bedds of fethers
  • p.20: fustyans, quylts of silke, etc
  • p.21: mattress, volster, blanketts, etc
  • p.22: coverletts
  • p.23: letter maters [leather materials]
  • p.24: travesses of sarcenet, clothes of astate
  • p.25: cosshens of cloth gold and silk
  • p.26: carpetts of dyvers sortes - written at bottom of the page: "Md that all theis carpetts before written be fownd in sauff over the wardop which is supposed to be in John Birds chamber"
  • p.27: cheyers of cloth of gold and silk; cheyers of covered lether; coveryng of the chare and litter
  • p. 28: stayned sayez; rede sayes, grene sayes; black sayez;
  • pp. 29-31: white sayez
    "Store of canvens called ... by Mr Assheton bought"

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33 pages, with dimensions, notes in another ink in the margins

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  • Shelf: SJLM/2/3/1/3