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Bod-Inc: S-234

Sixtus IV, Pont. Max.

Summarium Bullae 15 Oct. 1479 ‘A supremo patrefamilias’ [German] Summa der Bulle für Freiburg im Breisgau 1479.


Analysis of Content

Printed side ‘Summa der Bull uff Friburg im Brisgouw in der heiligen driualtikeit und unnser lieben frouwen münster Constantzer bistumbs . . .’ Incipit: ‘[U]nser heiligster uatter Bapst Sixtus . . .’ The bull, of which this is a summary, was issued by Sixtus IV on 15 Oct. 1479. Indulgence in favour of the Church of the Holy Trinity, also called Minster of Our Lady, at Freiburg im Breisgau, which belonged to the diocese of Constance; it grants confessors the right to give complete absolution and special privileges for the years 1479-82; see P. P. Albert, ‘Papst Sixtus' des Vierten Ablaßbriefe für das Freiburger Münster', Freiburger Münsterblätter, 11 (1915), 42 Anm. 1 u. Abb. 5.


Imprint: [Basel: Michael Wenssler, c.1479]. Broadside.


Collation: Single sheet.

Illustrations: Woodcut initial.


ISTC: is00548000

Goff: Goff S‑548;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: E 1409; Sack, Freiburg, 3305; not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14124274


Copy number: S-234(1)

Binding: Kept in a modern brown cloth document wallet.

Size of leaf: 452 × c.313 mm.

Provenance: Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; purchased in 1965 for £110; accession no. ‘[R] 2147'. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.5.

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