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Processo di Cesare Borgia da Velletri quando fu' ricevutto fra' Cavalieri Militi per Giustizia dell'Ordine Gerosolomitano nell'anno MDCCXXXIV

Processo di Cesare Borgia da Velletri quando fu' ricevutto fra' Cavalieri Militi per Giustizia dell'Ordine Gerosolomitano nell'anno MDCCXXXIV - [Italy ; 1734?] - 260 pages ; 28 cm

Contains three family trees executed in colour on vellum single-plates and a full-page spread on vellum of 4 coats of arms. Title page written in gold and black ink within a gilt border; text preceded by a leaf decorated with a coronet surmounting the Order's cross (executed in gold). 16 blank leaves at end. Refurbished in 1979.

Proof containing evidence of nobleman's Cesare Borgia qualification for admission to the Order of St. John of Jerusalem. Cesare Borgia was the third son of Don Clemente Erminio Borgia, a descendant of the famous Borgia family and Governor of Velletri a commune near Rome).


In Italian

Calf with gold-tooled fillets and floral corner ornaments.


Borgia, Cesare, active 18th century


Knights of Malta -- Admission to the Order
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