." /> [HENRY III (1207-1272), <I>King of England</I>]. Manuscript document with Royal seal, ROYAL LETTERS PATENT granting the Manor of Hales to the Abbey of Halesowen (founded 1214, dissolved 1538), Westminster, 5 April 1227. <I>1 page, approximately 355 x 285 mm. (14¼ x 12 in.)</I>, ON FINE PARCHMENT, <I>written in Latin in a fine, upright chancery script with oblique ascenders, the first word ("HENRI"), in capitals, first line with decoratively flourished ascenders, one tiny hole (not affecting text), matted, with a special felt-lined sunken compartment for seal mount, in a large walnut frame</I>. | Christie's