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William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450.

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Title
William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450.
Collection

Wallach Division Picture Collection

Punishments -- Beheading

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1864
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC PUNI-Beh
Topics
Punishment & torture
Decapitations
Suffolk, William de la Pole, Duke of, 1396-1450
Boats -- England -- Dover -- 1450-1459
Daggers & swords -- 1450-1459
Executions -- England -- Dover -- 1450-1459
Ships -- England -- Dover -- 1450-1459
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Printed on border: "… crew, ("a knave of Ireland,") telling him that he should be fairly dealt with, took a rusty sword and hacked off his head with four or five strokes. The body was taken ashore, and laid upon the sands at Dover …"
Source note: A chronicle of England, B. C. 55-A. D. 1485. Longmans, 1864) Doyle, James E. (James Edmund) (1822-1892), Author.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17252184
Barcode: 33333159444633
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0305f6f0-c562-012f-6d85-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1864. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1864). William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1cfa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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William De La Pole, Duke Of Suffolk, Beheaded At Sea, 1450.