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CAJS Rar Ms 303 Carta executoria de hidalguia a pedimiento :
TitleCarta executoria de hidalguia a pedimiento :
Other related names
- Blum, Herman, 1884-, former owner
Call numberCAJS Rar Ms 303
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies)
- bibid: 6853619
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Carta executoria issued under the name of Philip II of Spain in favor of Rodrigo Calera (or Rodrigo de la Calera), in response to his pleito de hidalguia (litigation to establish noble status), written in Granada and dated 29 January 1577. The end of the text refers to a colored cord (still present) and a lead seal (no longer present) (f. 55r). The text is followed by signatures, including a signature by Pedro de la Torre Romano (f. 55v) and a notarial inscription (f. 56r).
- Ms. codex.
- Title from explicit (f. 55v).
Extent56 leaves : 305 x 203 (230 x 130) mm bound to 315 x 218 mm
CollationParchment, i (paper) + 56 + ii (paper); 1² 2²⁸ 3²⁴ 4²; leaves 3-14 of second gathering numbered 2-13 in ink by a contemporary hand, lower center verso; leaves 3-12 of third gathering numbered 3-12 in ink by a contemporary hand, lower center verso.
BindingContemporary (16th-century) Spanish morocco, gilt-stamped, gilt-tooled, over pasteboards. Sewing incorporates multicolored cords.
- Formerly owned by Herman Blum (Blumhaven Library, Frankford, Philadelphia; bookplate stamped 1950 inside upper cover).
- Nobility--Spain--Early works to 1800
- Illumination of books and manuscripts--Specimens
- Letters patent
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
- Manuscripts, Spanish--16th century
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