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Donors Of Vestments, In Thomas Walsingham, Catalogue Of the Benefactors Of St. Albans Abbey

Donors Of Vestments, In Thomas Walsingham, Catalogue Of the Benefactors Of St. Albans Abbey

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1380

Shelfmark: Cotton MS Nero D VII

Item number: f.106r

Length: 36

Width: 22.8

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

This manuscript was originally compiled in 1380 by Thomas Walsingham, the precentor of the Benedictine abbey of St. Albans, as a record of those who had made gifts to the abbey. Additions were made over the course of the next hundred years. The page depicts three donors and their gifts: John Appleby, who gave a green cope with gold animals depicted on it; Lady Elizabeth de La Zouche,

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