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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 12

    VENICE. Document of Giovanni Mocenigo as Doge of Venice (1409-1485, Doge from 1478), Dogal Palace, Venice, 25 January 1480, a passport for his 'ductor' [waggoner], Gaspar of Perugia, who is going to Perugia 'pro nonnullis eius negotiis', asking that he be given free passage with ten horses, his arms, and all his baggage, in Italian on vellum, 14 lines on one membrane, 190 x 315mm, Giovanni's dogal seal in lead.

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    VENICE. Document of Giovanni Mocenigo as Doge of Venice (1409-1485, Doge from 1478), Dogal Palace, Venice, 25 January 1480, a passport for his 'ductor' [waggoner], Gaspar of Perugia, who is going to Perugia 'pro nonnullis eius negotiis', asking that he be given free passage with ten horses, his arms, and all his baggage, in Italian on vellum, 14 lines on one membrane, 190 x 315mm, Giovanni's dogal seal in lead.


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