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Printed for J. Deacon, in Guiltspur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V8018

Title: The subjects satisfaction, being a new song of the proclaiming king William and queen Mary

First Line: King William is come to the throne

Tune: Grim king of the ghosts


ESTC: R235757

Subjects:  William III, King of England, 1650-1702

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
92D1916: Cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D222(CRAVAT): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)
61B1(+52): Historical persons not known by name (+ (full) bust portrait)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA533: Styles of hairdress - AA - ~ women
41D211: Dress, gown
61BB1(+52): Historical persons not known by name - BB - woman (+ (full) bust portrait)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
44B191: Crown (symbol of sovereignty)
41C5: Celebration meal, feast, banquet
41D267: Purse, money-bag
44B128: Ruler in informal contact with his subjects
41C322: Mug, beaker, goblet
44B124: Ruler with counsellor(s)
61B2(James I, King of England, 1566-1625): Historical person (with NAME)
44B1972: Royal mantle (symbol of sovereignty)
41C69: Meat; still life of meat


Shelfmark: Wood E 25(114)

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