Peniarth MS 41 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
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Extent and medium
56 pp. (foliated and paginated ii ff. + 42 pp. + 5 blank ff.) : vellum ; 94 to 144 x 111 mm.
Bound in white vellum.
The manuscript is noted as belonging to to Ll'n y Glyn (p. 33) and the name of Jeffre Robt occurs as the scribe of twelve lines on p. 35.
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Scope and content
A manuscript containing the text of Statud Rhuddlan (the Statute of Rhuddlan) by a single scribe and dating from the second half of the 15th century.
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Conditions governing access
Access to the original manuscript by authorised permission only. Readers are directed to use surrogate copies.
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Usual copyright laws apply.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The first few pages have suffered damage from rodents, resulting in loss of text.
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), 376-377.
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Existence and location of copies
Digital version available: http://hdl.handle.net/10107/4781214 (viewed September 2018)
Available on microfilm at the Library.
Related units of description
Formerly Hengwrt MS 304.
Preferred citation: Peniarth MS 41 [RESTRICTED ACCESS].
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales