Papal bull copy, 1246, Dec. 4, from Pope Innocent IV to the Hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen

Name:
Catholic Church. Pope (1243-1254 : Innocent IV); Innocent IV, Pope, approximately 1200-1254
Title:
Papal bull copy, 1246, Dec. 4, from Pope Innocent IV to the Hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen
Place of Origin:
Mechelen (Belgium)
Date:
1305
Format/Genre:
manuscripts
Language:
Latin
Summary:
Copy of papal bull issued December 4, 1246 by Innocent IV confirming to the sisters of the hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen, Belgium, its existence, liberties, and adherence to the rule of St. Augustine. The copy is dated "Anno D[omi]ni MCCC q[ui]nto, sabbato ante ap[osto]lo[rum] Symonis [et] Iude" [i.e. October 23, 1305], and affirmed by Franco Cantor, called “de stabulo,” canon of the church of St. Rumold in Mechelen and Laurencius called “Rogaes,” parish priest of the church of St. Mary in Mechelen.
Subjects:
Bulls, Papal; Hospitals; Mechelen (Belgium)
Library Collection:
Mechelen Hospital Archive
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Shelf Location:
Call no. Western MS 103
Catalog Record:
12589492
Digital Project:
Mechelen Hospital Archive

Papal bull copy, 1246, Dec. 4, from Pope Innocent IV to the Hospital of Saint Mary in Mechelen

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