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F6-13. Breve of Pope Martin V

Rome, 1427 05 13
The indulgence of Pope Martin V, granting, under certain conditions, the remission of temporal punishment in purgatory of one year to the faithful who visit the Alter of St. Cross at Vilnius Cathedral.
Jo de Montemarcio;  Jo de Montemartis;  A. de Luschis; 
The attached seal is missing, except for the holes made for the attachment of the seal.
Latin; 1 f.; 26,5x46,5+8,5 cm; Text: 11x33 cm; 13 rows. The parchment is spotty, decayed places are glued with paper. Underwent restoration in 1959.  The first word of the intitulatio is written in enlarged decorated letters; the first letters of the first words are decorated. 
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.123124, nr.96; Jasas, p.29, nr.33.  

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