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Commission, during the papacy of Clement VIII, from the Papal Court. Rome, 21 August

ALEXANDER JUSTUS,  (1600)

£275.00 

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Document on vellum. Size: mm. 43 lines of text in a cursive hand except for the more formal first line of the document.

Alexander Justus, doctor of canon and civil law and chaplain of Pope Clement VIII, discusses a commission. This commission is perhaps for Gasparo Hercolano, who is mentioned reperatedly in the document.At the foot of the document is a notarial sign manual showing crosed papal keys and the motto "sola fides sufficit" (i.e. "Faith alone is sufficient"), with the attestation of Constantinus Arcatorius, papal notary. In large black folder.

Stock Code: 38289