Collection ID: 0001 | Metadata type: TEI

LJS 346 Edicts concerning Jews in Mantua

Title

Edicts concerning Jews in Mantua

Authors

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Call number

LJS 346
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

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Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

Italian, with some Latin

Origin

Written in Mantua, dated 10 Nov. 1594 (f. 5r, 8v, 13v).
Date
1594
Place
Mantua

Summary

Official copy of an edict issued by Vincenzo Gonzaga, duke of Mantua, in 1594 renewing privileges and amnesties of the Jews of Mantua, who were allowed to work as bankers, merchants, and butchers. The contemporary edict is preceded by copies of 2 earlier renewals, the first issued by Guglielmo Gonzaga, Vincenzo's father and the previous duke, in Goito in 1587, and the second issued by Vincenzo in 1590. All 3 copies, perhaps written by a chancery scribe, are signed by ducal chancellor Matthaeus Gentilis.

Watermark

Crown with countermark of IBC with 3-leaf clover above the B; flyleaves have 3 crescents above the word MEZZANA with countermark of the letter W topped with decorative flourishes.

Extent

20 leaves : 355 x 245 (278-282 x 195-205) mm. bound to 355 x 255 mm

Collation

Paper, i + 20 + i; 1²⁰; 1-13, [14-20] (14-20 blank); contemporary foliation in arabic numerals in ink and modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto. Catchwords on every page, lower right corner.

Binding

Marbled paper over pasteboard.

Layout

Written in 20 long lines, with initials and section numbers in the left margin.

Script

Written in an Italian cancellaresca script, signed in a different hand by Matthaeus Gentilis, ducal chancellor (f. 4v-5r, 8r-8v, 13v).

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Fol. 1r
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Section: Edict, 4 April 1587, f. 1r

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Section: Edict, 25 October 1590, f. 6r

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Section: Edict, 10 November 1594, f. 9r

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Flyleaf 1 verso
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Inside back cover
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Back cover
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