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Ms. Coll. 764, Item 43 - Appointment of attorney-at-law
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Title:
Appointment of attorney-at-law, 1400s.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment.
Language(s):
In Latin.
Summary:
Appointment of Jacopo di Silvestro di Giovanni as the attorney-at-law of Giovanni di Matteo, from Florence. The document was notarized by Bartolomeo di Antonio di San Miniato before the witnesses Luigi di Michele di Guido and Piero di Simone Vespucci. Filed with the document is a short, later summary written in Italian on paper which supplies a century.
Provenance:
Sold by Renzo Rizzi (Milan).
Related names:
San Miniato, Bartolomeo di.
Guido, Luigi di.
Vespucci, Piero di.
Subject:
Giovanni, Jacopo di.
Matteo, Giovanni di.
Florence (Italy) - History - 14th century.
Form / Genre:
Legal documents.
Notarial documents.
Manuscripts, Latin - 15th 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. 228 (Ms. Lea 398).
Contained in:
Samminiati Records. Item 43
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 764

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 15th century
Date: 1400
Genre: Legal documents
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Genre: Notarial documents
Subject: Giovanni, Jacopo di
Subject: Matteo, Giovanni di
Geography: Florence (Italy)
Related names: Guido, Luigi di
Related names: San Miniato, Bartolomeo di
Related names: Vespucci, Piero di
Page material: Parchment