MS transcript of the testament of Ethelflede (c10th century) in the Harleian Library, British Library. Featuring transcript of the text in Anglo Saxon / Old English, and a translation in modern English.
Transcript of Ethelflede's Testament
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- ReferenceGB 103 MS ADD 198
- Dates of Creation18th century
- Language of MaterialEnglish, Old (ca.450-1100) English
- Physical Description1 transcript
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Administrative / Biographical History
Ethelflede was the widow of Ethelstan (?), Duke of the East-Anglians, who died in battle against the Danes near Maldon in 991.
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