NLW MS 3067B [RESTRICTED ACCESS]
Heraldry, pedigrees and poetry
- [16 cent., second ½]-[mid 17 cent.] (Creation)
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iii, 117 ff. (paginated 1-202 with 16 ff. of interleaves) ; c. 205 x 145 mm.
Bound in white vellum.
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A manuscript in three parts. The first part, possibly in the autograph of Thomas Jones (alias Twm Siôn Cati), comprises heraldry, with coloured illustrations of the coats of arms of the Britons and of the princes of North and South Wales, together with a number of their pedigrees (pp. 1-136). The second part comprises the pedigrees of the mothers of some of the principal families in Wales, together with a description of their coats of arms (pp. 137-178). The third part comprises poetry, a large portion of which is in the autograph of John Jones, Gellilyfdy (pp. 179-202).
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Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
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A detailed list of the manuscript's contents may be found in J. Gwenogvryn Evans, Report on Manuscripts in the Welsh Language, vol. I (London, 1898-1905), pp. 286-291.
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Available on microfilm at the Library.
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Formerly Mostyn MS 212ii.
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Preferred citation: NLW MS 3067B [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
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