The Tomb Of Lord Bardolf. This Tomb is in Dennington Church in ye County of Suffolk, & was erected to ye Memory of Willm. Lord Bardolf, Chamberlain to K. Hen.6. who by his Will, bearing Date Dec.1:1438, bequeath'd his Body to be buried in this place. ToSr. John Rouse Bart. This Plate is Inscrib'd, by his most Obedient abd Humble Servt. Jos:a Kirby.
Engraving, 246 x 315mm. Some foxing. Crease into lower part of image at right.
Sir William Phelip (1383 - 1441) of Dennington, Suffolk, and Erpingham, Norfolk. He served at Agincourt, was captain of Harfleur 1421 - 1422, treasurer of the household to Henry V, and chamberlain to Henry VI, and on 13 Nov. 1437 was created Baron Bardolf. On his death in 1441 the peerage became extinct. Rare.
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