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F6-11. Donation by Motiejus, alias Volochas, inhabitant of Vilnius, to the Franciscan Monastery of Vilnius

Vilnius, 1422 07 16
Motiejus, alias Volochas (Mathias, alias Voloch), inhabitant of Vilnius, and his wife Darata donate the meadow by the Nema river to the Franciscan Monastery in Vilnius.
Black wax seal in a protective wax bowl, attached with a parchment strip. Diameter 23 mm.
Latin; 1 f.; 17x23+4,7 cm; Text: 9,6x18,2 cm; 16 rows. The parchment has turned darker, is spotty, with holes along the folds.  The first letter of the invocatio is decorated, taking up the whole text. 
The label and the seal of the Library of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences are on the reverse of the parchment.
References: KDKDW, t.1, p.112113, nr.82; Jasas, p.28, nr.29.  

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