Legal Document (fragment).

Published/Created:
Enneberg, Tyrol,
[between 1490 and 1499].
Physical Description:
ff. 1 : parchment ; 286 x 205 mm.
Notes:
Decoration: the document begins with a flourished initial; there is no punctuation.
In German and Latin.
Script: written in cursive gothic script (littera cursiva), similar to that of the scribe who wrote the document in MS 482.143.
The fragment was used as the front flyleaf in the binding of Beinecke Library, Zi +4486, copy 2; it was taken out of the volume before 1946, when the book was acquired by Yale.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a legal document containing a document concerning tenure of land; an account of the election of Maximilian, Archduke of Austria and Duke of Burgundy, as Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire in 1486; and a brief description of how one is to celebrate the feast of a newly canonized saint.
Topics:
Legal documents.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscript Fragments in Beinecke Library.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Language:
German
Genre:
Manuscripts, Medieval--Germany--15th century.
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 482.144
Orbis Record:
12850556
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1017454
Citation:
Legal Document (fragment). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
2004114
PID:
digcoll:3330665

Number of Pages: 2
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