Lot 116 of 145:
Letter signed by Pope Paul III 1530  

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Title:
Manuscript Letter Signed

Author:
Paul III [Alessandro Farnese] (1464-1549)

Place:
Rome

Publisher:

Date:
13 January, 1530

Description:
Manuscript Letter Signed, one page, 9.5” x 11.” In Latin, not translated. Became Pope in 1534. Paul III excommunicated Henry VIII of England in 1538, aided Emperor Charles V in his wars against the Protestants of Germany, introduced the Inquisition into Italy, and convened the Council of Trent in 1545.

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Condition:
Creasing, some edge wear, toning to paper; oxidation of ink has caused some deterioration of paper; else very good.


 
Item number:
194008
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