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Medieval Parchment Document, Ravenna Italy, 1081.

Auction:
2687B
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$7,380

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2687B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 17, 2013 11:00AM

Description:

Medieval Parchment Document, Ravenna Italy, 1081.
Single sheet, inscribed on one side, in brown ink in an Italian curial hand, mentioning Pope Gregory VII, Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV, and a monastery in Ravenna, Italy, with places for two signatures, unsigned; largely legible, some ink fading, evenly toned, slightly wrinkled, 6 1/2 x 17 in.
Estimate $200-250


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Italy, Gregory VII, Henry IV, Emperor, Ravenna

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