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Indulgence Scroll

Indulgence Scroll

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Dates: 4 [late 15th century]
s. XV^^4
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Description:
Parchment roll, unevenly trimmed at top and bottom, composed of three membranes segments glued together, the third an addition of the late fifteenth century.
Note of a 16th-century owner at the end of the roll: An Indulgence of Innocent VI ca. 1352.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment roll, unevenly trimmed at top and bottom, composed of three membranes segments glued together, the third an addition of the late 15th century. Includes Prayers to be said for a pardon of 32,055 years; and Prayer based on the measurement of the length of the body of Christ. The texts are written on one side of a roll (dorse is blank).
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f. 1 : parchment ; 1515 x 165 (1391 x 141) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Teaching resource: Barbara A. Shailor, Medieval Studies
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10269867
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