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Viewing: Wood E 25(99)

Sheet Notes:  Imprint cropped Cropped.

Ballad

Title: Treason rewarded at Tiburn: or The traitors downfal

First Line: Let all loyal subjects look well to their hits

Tune: Digby's farewell

References:

ESTC: R185432

Themes:  Executions


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
46C13141: Horse
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
44G32: Executioner, hangman
46A7: Crowd, mob
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd
44G3415: (person under sentence of death) on the way to the scaffold or place of execution
42E192: Execution of punishment on corpse
41B1: Open fire (in general)
61B122(+56): Fictitious scene ~ anonymous historical person(s) (+ different views of one person in one representation)
46C14: Animal traction, animal-drawn vehicle (carriage etc.)
31E23624: Violent death by quartering
47D8(KNIFE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: knife
44G321(AXE): Instruments of torture, execution or punishment (with NAME)
31E2355(+6): Violent death by hanging (+ execution (by judicial verdict))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
46A7: Crowd, mob
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd
44G342: On the scaffold or place of execution
31E2355(+6): Violent death by hanging (+ execution (by judicial verdict))



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