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Bulla Leonis X cum insertis Eugenii in Concilio Florentino, circa 1600.

Author/Creator:
Balthasar, de Piscia, 15th century.
Publication:
circa 1600.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 267 x 203 mm.
Contained In:
Miscellaneous Manuscripts. Box 24 Folder 23
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Subjects:
John VIII Palaeologus, Emperor of the East, 1392-1448.
Eugene IV, Pope, 1383-1447.
Leo X, Pope, 1475-1521.
Bulls, Papal -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Lists (document genres)
Manuscripts, Latin -- 16th century.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Language:
In Latin.
Biography/History:
Papal legate.
Summary:
Copy of a list of papal bulls issued by Pope Eugene IV during the Council of Florence that are related to a bull issued by Pope Leo X in Rome in 1521. The material from Eugene IV dates from 1439 to 1441 and includes a reference to John VIII Palaeologos, the Byzantine emperor who attended the Council of Florence in 1439. The name at the bottom of the list of Balthasar de Piscia, a papal legate, is also copied if the document is from the late 16th century.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Lea Library Maintenance Fund.
Penn Provenance:
Sold at auction by Jasper52, 2018, lot 0208.
Contributor:
Lea Library Maintenance Fund.
OCLC:
1225614064