07-23-2019 07-23-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3269B Boston
July 23, 2019 11:00 AMCalender

Archbishop of Magdeburg, Document, 20 December 1462.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3269B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 23, 2019 11:00AM


Archbishop of Magdeburg, Document, 20 December 1462. Single leaf of parchment written in brown ink, preserved with the archbishop's seal, a lease from the archbishop to Clawsen Welmersdorff, a citizen of the town of Jueteborg for land at Rorbecke, noting the quantity of rye, oats, and barley that will be produced by the land; housed in a custom box, ex libris Count Carl Gustaf Bloomfield Eric von Rosen (1879-1948) with his bookplate, and that of Brian Douglas Stilwell, the document 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 in., the seal 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

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