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IDENTITY STATEMENT

Reference code (codes)
LNMMB F101-47

Title
PAVLVS PP. V... Venerabilis frater Salutem...

The decree of Pope Paul V (Paulus PP. V) extends the deadline appointed by the decree of Pope Clement VIII (Clemens Papa VIII) of December 23, 1604 for the bishop of St.Severus (Sanctus Severus) Octavianus de Vipera to give an account of the fulfillment of churchly obligations.

Dates of creation of the material in the unit of description
Written in Rome (Roma), December 23, 1604.

Level of description
Description of a manuscript.

Language of material
Latin.

Extent of the unit of description
1 page: 45 x 25.5 cm.

Material
Parchment and ink.

Physical characteristics
Dimensions of the document
The text of the manuscript is written on light yellow parchment in iron-grey ink.

The whole document is written in the same handwriting.

The size of a 9-line text is 39 x 8.5 cm. The vertical measurement of a line is 1 cm. The average size of upper-case letters is 0.5 cm and of lower-case letters – 0.2 cm.

The incipit written in upper-case letters (0.6 cm) is highlighted in ink.

The reverse side of the parchment contains a record written in the same hand as the text of the document and a hardly visible mark of an impressed red wax seal (Ø 5,5 cm).

Defects: 2 small holes over the old folds.

Text is in very good condition.

 

CONTEXT

Author
Paulus PP. V
– Pope Paul V.

Signed by
The elder of the Pope's Office M. Vestrius Barbianus.

Administrative / Biographical history
Paulus PP. V
(Camillo Borghese, 1552–1621) Pope Paul V (1605–1621).

Custodial history
No evidence.

Immediate source of acquisition
Unknown.

 

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Abstract
The decree of Pope Paul V (Paulus PP V) extends the deadline appointed by the decree of Pope Clement VIII (Clemens Papa VIII) of December 23, 1604 for the bishop of St.Severi (Sanctus Severus) Octavianus de Vipera to give an account of the fulfillment of churchly obligations.

Mentioned names
Paulus PP.V
– Pope Paul V,
Clemens Papa Viij – Pope Clement VIII,
Octavianus de Vipera, Episcopus Sancti Severi – Šv. Severo vyskupystės vyskupas.

Mentioned locations
Roma – Rome,
[Dioecesis] S.ti Seueri – the diocese of St. Severus.

Mentioned events and documents
Does not exist.

Information on sorting and appraisal of documents
The brief description was produced by O. Matusevičiūtė in 1980.
D. Norkūnienė ir V. Rimša edited the brief description and produced a detailed description of the manuscript in 2000.

 

CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE

Legal status
The document is the property of the Republic of Lithuania.

Access conditions
The document can be issued on permission of the Head of the Manuscripts' Department of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania.

Copyright / Conditions governing reproduction
The Library's consent is required for the reproduction and publication of the documents. The publisher must indicate details about the announcement of the documents (title of publication, year of publication, etc.) on the covering note of the preserved item.

Finding aids
The card catalogue of the Manuscripts' Department of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library.
The inventory of the parchments fund.
http://pergamentai.mch.mii.lt/

 

ALLIED MATERIALS

Location of originals
The Manuscripts' Department of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania.

Existence of copies
No evidence.

Related unit of description
F101-5,
F101-42,
F101-46,
F101-98,
F101-109,
F101-123.

Other associated material
No evidence.

Publications
Lithuanian, Italian and English versions of the brief description of the manuscript as well as the digital image of the document are available at  http://pergamentai.mch.mii.lt/.

 

NOTE
The document was restored in the Centre of Documents Preservation and Restoration of the Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania in 1998 by the restorer D. Veselauskienė.

   F101-9, F101-42, F101-45, F101-46, F101-47