94 leaves : paper ; 218 x 150 (185 x 120) mm, bound to 224 x 157 mm 1 microfilm reel : negative (MN 00-57) and positive (Robbins MS 59)
A summary, in twelve sections (tituli), of faculties or dispensations granted to the Grand Penitentiary of the Curia Romana. Beginning on fol. 74 is an index of faculties.
Ms. codex. Title from title page (fol. 1r). Collation: Paper, fol. i + 94 (last folio is pastedown); 1⁸ 2¹² 3¹⁰ 4¹² 5⁸ 6¹² 7⁶ 8¹⁰ 9⁶ (+2) 10⁸. Layout: Written in 22 long lines. Script: Written in a fairly neat cursive script by one hand. Binding: Parchment over pasteboard. Title on spine reads "Facult Poenitij M.S. XLI." Origin: From the title it is clear that this collection was ordered by Cardinal Ludovico Ludovisi and then executed on after his death by his cousin Cardinal Niccolò Albergati-Ludovisi in 1651. Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, The Robbins Collection, UC Berkeley School of Law, Robbins MS 59.
Phillips, T. Cat ms. 7374.
Manuscript was once in the collection of Sir Thomas Phillips (his no. 7374).
RBCAG Robbins MS 59
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