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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(37)

Ballad - Roud Number: V13791

Title: Here's twenty sworn brethren, trades-men all

First Line: Good people give eare whilst a story I tell

Themes:  SlangCrime - 17th century


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
41D225: Gloves, mittens, etc.
41D223(SASH): Clothing for the upper part of the body (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
44G52: Robber
46C5134: Traveller(s) attacked by robber(s)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73B57: Adoration of the kings: the Wise Men present their gifts to the Christ-child (gold, frankincense and myrrh)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D2657: Shoulder-belt, bandoleer



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