Five briefs of Benedict XIV and one of Clement XIII to Cardinal Domenico Orsini
Five briefs of Benedict XIV and (fol. 1) one of Clement XIII to Cardinal Domenico Orsini, 1744-1768.
- Creation: 1744-1768
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. hist. b. 5, fols. 1-2].
MS. Lat. hist. b. 5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 8566
Five briefs of Benedict XIV and one of Clement XIII to Cardinal Domenico Orsini, 1744-1768.
Biographical / Historical
Benedict XIV (1675-1758) was Pope from 1740 to 1758.
Clement XIII (1693-1769) was Pope from 1758 to 1769.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 47824.
Bookplate of Frederick North, later 5th Earl of Guilford; Phillipps MS. 6359; Sotheby's, 6 June 1910, lot 630; Sotheby's, 28 May 1956 (André de Coppet sale), lot 1457.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Maggs, cat. 839 (1956), 313.
19th-century half calf, marbled boards
- Benedict XIV | 1675-1758 | Pope (Person)
- Clement XIII | 1693-1769 | Pope (Person)
- Aragona | Domenico Orsini d' | 1719-1789 | Cardinal (Person)
- Five briefs of Benedict XIV and one of Clement XIII to Cardinal Domenico Orsini
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