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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Tesserete
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Archivio parrocchiale
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
codice 1
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Epistolarium ambrosianum
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · III + 190 pp. · 31.5 x 22.5 cm · Northern Italy (Milan) · 1342
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This manuscript, as yet almost unknown, contains an epistolary following the Ambrosian Rite. It was commissioned in 1342 by the priest Giacomo de Parazo for a church dedicated to St. Fermo not further identified. This manuscript probably reached Tesserete (Canton of Ticino), an area where the Ambrosian Rite was used, in the 15th/16th century; here it was taken apart and rebound, at which time was added a copy of a testament of dubious authenticity written in 1078 by Contessa from the city of Milan for the benefit of the church of S. Stefano in Tesserete. In the 17th century, the manuscript was the property of the Verdoni family of notaries; since the 20th century, it has been held by the parish of Tesserete. On the initial page, St. Ambrose, the patron saint of the diocese of Milan, is represented in an illuminated initial. (ber)
Standard description:
Standard description
Descrizione di Marina Bernasconi e Paolo Ostinelli, 2017.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-teap-0001 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-teap-0001)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/teap/0001
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
IIIF Drag-n-drop https://www.e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/teap-0001/manifest.json
How to quote:
How to quote
Tesserete, Archivio parrocchiale, codice 1: Epistolarium ambrosianum (https://www.e-codices.ch/en/list/one/teap/0001).
Online Since:
Online Since
12/14/2017
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Rights
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Document Type:
Document Type
Manuscript
Binding:
Binding
16th century
Century:
Century
14th century
Dated:
Dated
1342
Decoration:
Decoration
Figurative, Fully Painted, Initial, Margin, Ornamental, Penwork
Liturgica christiana:
Liturgica christiana
Epistolary
Illuminated:
Illuminated
Yes
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