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Ms. Coll. 742, Folder 91 - Sixtus V, Pope, 1520-1590 - Pope Sixtus V brief
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Author:
Sixtus V, Pope, 1520-1590.
Title:
Pope Sixtus V brief, 1586.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf)
Language(s):
In Latin.
Summary:
Copy of a brief from Pope Sixtus V addressed to Carlo Emilio di Carlo Piccolomini-Carli of Siena, containing special privileges for Carlo in connection with his membership of the Order of the Lily, which later turned into the Order of the Fleur de Lys. Bottom section missing (torn).
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Frederick North, Earl of Guilford, and Sir Thomas Phillipps (part of ms. 6067).
Related names:
Piccolomini-Carli, Carlo Emilio di Carlo, recipient.
North, Frederick, Earl of Guilford, 1766-1827, former owner.
Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, former owner.
Form / Genre:
Papal briefs.
Legal documents.
Notarial documents.
Manuscripts, Latin - 16th century.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Indexed / Referenced in:
From collection described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), p. 163 (Ms. Lea 71).
Contained in:
Piccolomini Family Papers. Folder 91
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 742

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 16th century
Date: 1586
Genre: Legal documents
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 16th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Genre: Notarial documents
Genre: Papal briefs
Author: Sixtus V, Pope, 1520-1590
Related names: North, Frederick, Earl of Guilford, 1766-1827, former owner
Related names: Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, former owner
Related names: Piccolomini-Carli, Carlo Emilio di Carlo, recipient