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Guide to the Knights of Malta document, 1588?

Summary

Document on folded parchment, written in French, from Maltese branch of Knights Hospitaller. Content currently unknown. More modern stamp in blue ink on document indicates that the document was in the "Archives de l'Ordre Malthe."

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.10979
Title
Knights of Malta document
Date
1588?
Creator
Knights of Malta
Extent
1 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in French

Collection Overview

Document on folded parchment, written in French, from Maltese branch of Knights Hospitaller. Content currently unknown. More modern stamp in blue ink on document indicates that the document was in the "Archives de l'Ordre Malthe."

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Knights of Malta document, 1588?, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Historical Note

The Knights of Malta, also known as the Knights Hospitaller, refers to a religious, military order established during the Crusades to serve as defender of the Holy Lands; it was based in Malta under the Spanish viceroy of Sicily, and is now headquartered in Rome, renamed the Sovereign Military Order of Malta (SMOM).


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Provenance

Transfer 2011

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Staff

Finding aid derived from MARC record using DukeMARC2EAD-HOMproject.xsl, December 2014

Other Notes

General note

Cataloged from item.

General note

Forms part of the History of Medicine Trent Manuscripts Collection.