Diploma, University of Padua

Record ID: 
112460
Accession number: 
MS M.551
Title: 
Diploma, University of Padua
Created: 
Padua, Italy, 1619.
Binding: 
Original red-brown morocco with seal and ties.
Credit: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1912.
Description: 
6 leaves (1 column, 20 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 230 x 170 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Ferdinando Ongania (Venice) in 1912; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Notes: 

Ms. diploma; written and illuminated in Padua, Italy; signed by Paulus Gualdus (vicarius generalis) and Daulus Salammo (cancellarius) on fol. 6v and dated May 30, 1619.
Decoration: one full-page frontispiece with decorated border and one historiated medallion.

Script: 
Roman letters
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: