Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures | 06 December 2017

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92

Certification of lineage of Don Antonio Miguel alias Ferrer of Hecho in Aragon

Unsold

Est: £400–600

Certification of lineage of Don Antonio Miguel alias Ferrer of Hecho in Aragon, issued by Juan Fernandez de Heredia, governor of Aragon , in Latin, illuminated manuscript on parchment [Spain (Aragon), dated 8 October 1619]

7 leaves (single gathering of 6 leaves, with another smaller leaf bound in at end with further details of family history up to early eighteenth century in a second and less formal hand, this perhaps once part of a bifolium and with first leaf cut away), single column of 23 lines in a fine Spanish calligraphic hand, each page of text set within double gold lines, frontispiece with 2 lines in gold capitals, gold capitals, an illuminated initial on pink grounds with brightly coloured foliage, two line fillers of similar foliage, last leaf of main text with further family details added up to 1644, within a three quarter border of line drawn foliage and birds all above a coat of arms with 4 portcullises azure on vert, and a helm, first and last leaves protected with silk covers, small spots, else excellent condition, 280 by 189mm.; marbled endleaves, and modern watered silk over pasteboards

Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures

Wednesday 06 December 2017, 2.00pm

Bloomsbury London
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24 Maddox Street
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