Digital Scriptorium
New York, General Theological Seminary, Special Collections,  04.D Western Documents
Description: 1 item - Seal missing.
Notes:-The style is similar to 4.A Western Documents and 4.E Western Documents.
Acknowledgments: - We thank Hannah Barker for her description of this manuscript.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 18th

Part 1: 1 item
Description: - Parchment - 444 x 573 mm - The parchment is pricked on both sides and dry-point ruled.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: LatiumCity: Rome
Assigned Date: s. XVIII2/4Searchable Date Range: 1725 - 1750
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1730, October 11
Document: YesNumber of Scribes: 1
Other Decoration: Rough, sketchy scrolling vegetation in pen and ink forms letters in the top margin. A guide letter is visible at the base of each decorative letter. 4.A Western Documents and 4.E Western Documents offer more elegant versions of the same decoration.
Notes: Dated October 11, 1730, at Santa Maria Maggiore, in the first year of Clement XII's papacy. Holes in the parchment at the bottom of the document suggest that a seal was once attached. Symbols (possibly finding aides) such as #, O and S appear as marginal notes on the right-hand side of the text. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: 1 item
Title: Gift of a prebend
Docket: Pope Clement XII gives to Magister Iacobo Amadori, formerly de Lanfredinis, a prebend from St. Peter's Basilica.
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Numerous witness signatures appear in the lower margin, including the signature of Cardinal Pierluigi Carafa.