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Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library,  BANC MS UCB 032
Description: ff. ii + 31 + ii - State seal of Ferdinand and Isabella attached. - Red dyed calf, 18th century, with gilt-stamped covers and spine; evidence of 4 ribbon ties, of which two remain. - Bookplate of Freehoff. Previous call number f2MS CS953 M8.
Number of Parts: 2 - Number of Images Available: 7
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BANCMSUCB032_1
Language: Spanish Country: Spain Century: 16th 18th

Part 1: ff. 1r-8v
Description: - Parchment - 322 x 227 mm - 37-39 long lines.
Country: SpainCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVIinSearchable Date Range: 1504 - 1504
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date: 1504, January 22.
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Round gothic.
Other Decoration: Large opening initial in parted red and blue on ground of red and lavender penwork and square blue interlace border; first two lines in display capitals: top line in blue with lavender pen work, second line in red with blue penwork.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1v-7v
Author: Ferdinand V, Isabella I
Title: Letters patent of nobility
Docket: Letters patent nobility to one Gonzalo Muñiz of Zafra
Language(s): Spanish
Incipit: DON FERNANDO E DONA ISABEL Por la graçia de dios Rey & Reyna de castilla
Notes: f. 8r-v blank. 
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f. 1v   Large initial and display script for Ferdinand and Isabella.
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ff. 4v-5   Cording with which document is sewn together attached to pouch for pendant lead seal.
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f. 7r   Dated 1504.
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f. 7v   Registered by chancery.
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Part 2: ff. 9r-31v
Description: - Paper - Several watermarks. - 322 x 227 mm - Unruled, number of lines varies greatly.
Country: SpainCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVIIISearchable Date Range: 1713 - 1796
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date: 1713, 1729, 1796
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: Several
Script: Cursive.
Other Decoration: Top line of page occasionally in large italic script.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 9r-30v
Title: Documents
Docket: Series of petitions culminating in the successful attempt in 1713 of Don Francisco Muñiz de Orellana to gain recognition as a noble in order to avoid paying taxes.
Language(s): Spanish
Incipit:
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f. 25v   Stamp, notary mark, different degrees of fading showing that the page was folded.
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f. 28v   Dated 1713.
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f. 30v   Dated 1796, notary mark.
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