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DIMEV 4963
Some man is a giver / And is the richer
On the rewards of almsgiving — one couplet
Subjects: almsgiving; fragments; inscriptions
Versification: — two-line — aa



Inscriptions:
1.Source: olim Lakenheath Grove, Norwich, summerhouse, fifteenth-century glass fitted to eighteenth-century building, surviving in 1932; possibly (?)originally from Duke of Norfolk’s house in Newgate, Norwich
Transcription:
Some man is a giver
And is the rycher
Note: No longer extant? Marked ‘PV 11’, possibly a reference to Proverbs 11.
Editions:
Kent, Ernest. A. “Some Heraldic Glass in Norwich.” Journal of the British Society of Master Glass-Painters 4.3 (1932): 137-41: 138.