Excerpt from The Archaeological Journal, Vol. 26: Published Under the Direction of the Central Committee of the Royal Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, for the Encouragement and Prosecution of Researches Into the Arts and Monuments of the Early and Middle Ages
In these stanzas we have the tradition set forth with much circumstantial precision. Ulf, the benefactor of the church, is described as a distinguished earl and ruler in Yorkshire; the horn is spoken of as the instrument of investiture, and its beauty is extolled and the gifts of Ulf to the church are said to have been confirmed by King Edward the Confessor.
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