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Arundel 48 f. 109v Decorated initial and ownership inscription
Decorated initial and ownership inscription
Description: Decorated initial 'H'(enricus), in Henry of Huntingdon's Historia Anglorum; this manuscript is part of a collection formed by the Howard family, Dukes of Norfolk, who lived at Arundel Castle, north of Littlehampton in West Sussex; halfway down the text on this page, just after the red initial 'H', is a reference to Arundel Castle (castellu[m] Arundel), and in the left margin this has been highlighted by one of the Howards, by the note 'Arundell castellum'. 
Origin: England 


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