The True Maner of the Execution of Thomas Earle of Strafford: 17th century
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The True Maner of the Execution of Thomas Earle of Strafford. An etching by Wenceslaus Hollar, depicting the execution of the Earl of Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland upon Tower Hill on 12th May 1641. Stafford had been one of Charles I closest councillors.
1641 AD - 1642 AD