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DIMEV 1988
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Here lies William Banknot and Anne his wife
Epitaph, A.D. 1400 — four lines
Subjects: epitaphs; Banknot, William and Anne



Inscriptions:
1.Source: Stone, Kent, Church of St Mary the Virgin, tomb of William and Anne Banknot, d. 1400
Transcription:
Here lies William Banknot and Anne his wyff
Swete Iesew grant to them and vs euerlastyng lyff
Pray yow hertely for cheritie
Say a Pater Noster and an Aue. 1400
Note: Transcription based on Weever (1631).
Editions:
Weever, John. Ancient Funerall Monuments within the United Monarchie of Great Britaine. London: T. Harper, 1631 (STC 25223); repr. Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum; and NY: Walter Johnson, 1979: 334.