Pick of the Collections: Podcast

Pick of the Collections 18/07/2020

COLL PF 8.5 – Indenture of goods delivered to St George’s Chapel, Windsor, 1465

From jewels and relics to books and furniture, several items were transferred from Eton College to the college of St George in Windsor in 1465. A full inventory in the form of an indenture was drawn up.

But why did this occur?

To find out more, have a listen to Grace Bottomley, Archives Assistant, in our ‘Pick of the Collections’ podcast below.

Extract of vestments from an inventory of goods delivered to St George’s Chapel, Windsor, by Eton [COLL PF 08 05]. Can you pick out the phrase ‘a frount counterfrount w[i]t[h] a frountell of reddamaske’?

Audio transcript:


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  1. Loving this! It’s like you’re in the museum with the curator. It would be great if it were possible to have some audio controls as there was a part I wanted to skip back to and hear again. Anyway, amazing work on an amazing work!

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