Antonio Surian in Field of the Cloth of Gold - 23 June, 1520
All the other lords, barons, and courtiers ate in this place in like manner apart at their respective tables, and during the repast all the musicians here, namely, trumpeters, and players on the cornet, sourdine, trombone, fife, tabor, viol, and "tuifolo" each in their turn.
Antonio Surian, Venetian account of a banquet at the Field of Cloth of Gold, 23 June 1520. In Rawdon Brown (ed.), Calendar of State Papers and Manuscripts Relating to English Affairs existing in the Archives and Collections of Venice and other Libraries of Northern Italy, volume 3 (London, 1869), p. 30. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1392635631992 accessed: 22 November, 2017
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