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Ms. Coll. 764, Item 250 - Clement XII, Pope, 1652-1740 - Pope Clement XII brief
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Clement XII, Pope, 1652-1740.
Pope Clement XII brief, 1734.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment.
In Latin.
Copy of a brief from Pope Clement XII, dated 9 August 1734, granting Florentine nobleman Niccolò da Filicaia permission to have mass and other services celebrated in his own house by a cleric of his choice, as he was too ill to attend church.
Sold by Renzo Rizzi (Milan).
Filicaia, Niccolò da.
Catholic Church - Discipline.
Florence (Italy) - History - 18th century.
Form / Genre:
Notarial documents.
Legal documents.
Papal briefs.
Manuscripts, Latin - 18th century.
Manuscripts, European.
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 250
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 764

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Collection: Other
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 18th century
Date: 1734
Genre: Legal documents
Genre: Manuscripts, European
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 18th century
Genre: Notarial documents
Genre: Papal briefs
Subject: Catholic Church
Subject: Discipline
Subject: Filicaia, Niccolò da
Geography: Florence (Italy)
Author: Clement XII, Pope, 1652-1740
Page material: Parchment