their executors wille and graunte by these presentes that yf the seid Galyon Hoone, Richard Bownde, Thomas Reve and James Nycholson well and truly performe, observe, fullfille and kepe all and every the covenauntes, bargaynes, graunts, promyses and aggrementes aforeseid in maner and forme as is above declared, That then the seid writtyng obligatory shall be voyde and had for nought, and else it shall stand in full strength and effect: In witness whereof the seid parties to these indentures interchangeably have sett their sealles.
YOVEN the day and yere aboveseid.
De Concessione Officii Danieli Mittens. 2
A. D. 1625. 1 Car. 1mL
CHARLES, by the grace of God, &c. To all whome these presentes shall come, Greeting ;
Know yee that wee, haveing experience of the facultie and skill of Daniel Mittens in the art of picture draweing, of our especiall grace, certeine knowledge and meere motion, have given and granted, and by theise presentes, for us our heirs and successors, doe give and graunte unto the said Daniel Mittens the office or place of one of our picture drawers of our chamber in ordinary, and him the said Daniel Mittens, one of our picture drawers of the chamber of us our heires and successors, do appointe constitute and ordaine by theise presentes, To have, houlde, occupy and enjoy the said office or place unto the said Daniel Mittens for and dureing his naturall life;
And further, of our more especiall grace and certeine knowledge and meere motion, wee have given and graunted, and, by theise presentes for us our heirs and successors, doe give and graunte unto the saide Daniel Mittens for the exercising of the said office or place, the yearlie fee and allowance of twentie pounds of lawfull money of Englande by the yeare, to have and to holde receive and enjoy the said fee and allowance of twentie pounds by the yeare, to the said Daniel Mittens and his assignes, for and dureing the naturall life of the said Daniel Mittens, out of the treasure of us our heires and successors, at the receipte of the exchequer of us our heires and successors, by the hands of the Treasurer and Chamberlaines of us our heires and successors there for the tyme being, att the foure usuall feasts of the yeare, that is to say, at the feasts of the Nativitie of Saint John Baptist, St. Michaell the Archangell, the Byrth of our Lord God, and the Annuntiation of the blessed Virgin Mary by even portions to be paid, the first payment thereof to begin from the Feaste of the Annuntiation of the blessed Virgin Mary last past before the date hereof, together with all and all manner of other fees, profitts, advantages, rights, liberties, commodities and emoluments whatsoever to the said office or place belonginge or of righte appertayneing, or which hereafter maie anie way be due belonging or apperteyneing;
Wherefore our will and pleasure is, and wee doe by theise presentes, for us our heires and successors, commaunde and authorize the saide Treasurer, Chauncellor, Under-treasurer and Barons of the said Exchequer for the____________________