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King Aethelstan, In The Cartulary And Customs Of Abingdon Abbey

King Aethelstan, In The Cartulary And Customs Of Abingdon Abbey

Medium: Ink, pigments and gold on vellum

Date: 1220

Shelfmark: Cotton MS Claudius B VI

Item number: f.18r

Length: 31.7

Width: 20

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

The first column on this page contains the end of a charter in English (rather than Latin), and its list of witnesses, starting with King Edward. In the second column, a charter of King Aethelstan (died 939) is illustrated with an image of the king.

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