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F6-3. Donation by Bishop Andrius of Vilnius to the Vilnius Cathedral Chapter

Vilnius, 1397 05 09
Bishop Andrius (Andreas) of Vilnius transfers ownership of his two villages, two lakes, three plots of land in Vilnius as well as the tithes from the villages belonging to the Vilnius Cathedral Chapter and from 12 villages belonging to the King of Poland Jogaila and other nobles to the Vilnius Cathedral Chapter.
The attached seal is missing, except for the string of reddish and green thread used for the attachment of the seal.
Latin; 1 f.; 19x38+6 cm; Text: 7,7x27 cm; 21 rows. The parchment darkened, is spotty, with a hole on the right fold. Ink faded in places.  Invocatio is written in enlarged letters; the first letter of the invocatio is decorated, taking up almost 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.45-47, nr.28; Jasas, p.24, nr.17.  

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