- Museum number
The letters "MTHFNRADOGV", one of seven ciphers of Roman letters, within a shaded circle, from the 'Jewellery Book'
Pen and black ink
- Production date
- 1532-1543 (circa)
Height: 45 millimetres
Width: 45 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Starkey, 'Henry VIII', Greenwich, 1991, p.117, no.VII.23
See also SL,5308.1-179
LITERATURE: Woltmann, ii, p. 135, under no. 199; His, pl. xxxix, 2; LB, ii, p. 341, no. 38h; Ganz, p. 65, no. 338, repr.; White, p. 566, no. 115; BM Dürer and Holbein, p. 245, no. 209 1(e), repr.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1960, BM, Sloane Drawings, (no cat.)
1988, BM, 'The Age of Dürer and Holbein', no.209e
1991, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, 'Henry VIII', no.VII.23
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Dept. of Manuscripts to Prints + Drawings on 20 July 1860. For a history of the contents of Sloane 5308, see SL,5308.1.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Add.5308.a (Dept. of Manuscripts Mss no.)