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Vittoriosa Parish Church Museum (MM):

ISTC No.it00188000
AuthorThomas Aquinas
TitleQuaestiones de duodecim quodlibet
ImprintVenice : Hannibal Foxius and Marinus Saracenus, for Franciscus de Madiis, 31 May 1486
Format
Languagelat
SubjectTheology-Speculative
Keywordseducation
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02137702
Holding InstitutionVittoriosa Parish Church Museum (MM)
Copy HistoryCreated by Cristina Dondi with information provided by Krystle Attard (June 2020).
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
No rubrication
Copy Features - NoteWants the last leaf, containing the colophon. Restored and rebound in the 1950s at the Royal Malta Library in a plain brown cloth binding with gold lettering
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1662 - 1662

PlacePistoia (Geonames Id: 3170621)
Note on provenance placePlace of activity uncertain
Areae-it
Time period1662 - 1662
Provenance nameAndreas de Nicolaii de Pistorio, 1662 [Person; Former Owner] (Male)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteInscription in brown ink in the lower margin of the last leaf (below the register): Ad usum Andree de Nicolaij de Pistorio 1662. The form may suggest a religious.

Provenance 1957

PlaceVittoriosa (Geonames Id: 2562966)
Areae-mm
Time period - 1957
Provenance nameVittoriosa (Birgu), Dominicans, Church of the Annunciation, OP, 1528- [Corporate body] (Religious institution, Religious)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
NoteSee note below.

Provenance 1987 - 1987

PlaceFloriana (Geonames Id: 2562955)
AreaMM
Time period1987 - 1987
Provenance nameZahra, Lorenzo, 1927- [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Archivist, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteInscription on the front endleaf, in Maltese, explains that the book, together with two others (16th-century editions also now in Vittoriosa Parish Church Museum) were picked up from a trash pile outside the Dominican convent in 1957.

Provenance 1990 -

PlaceVittoriosa (Geonames Id: 2562966)
AreaMM
Time period1990 -
Provenance nameVittoriosa Parish Church Museum, 1990- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Museum, Religious)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteDonated by Lorenzo Zahra in 1987.
Method of acquisitionDonation

Other Information

Last Edit2020-07-02 08:38:42

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Vittoriosa Parish Church Museum (MM):

ISTC No.it00188000
AuthorThomas Aquinas
TitleQuaestiones de duodecim quodlibet
ImprintVenice : Hannibal Foxius and Marinus Saracenus, for Franciscus de Madiis, 31 May 1486
Format
Languagelat
SubjectTheology-Speculative
Keywordseducation
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02137702
Holding InstitutionVittoriosa Parish Church Museum (MM)
Copy HistoryCreated by Cristina Dondi with information provided by Krystle Attard (June 2020).
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
No rubrication
Copy Features - NoteWants the last leaf, containing the colophon. Restored and rebound in the 1950s at the Royal Malta Library in a plain brown cloth binding with gold lettering
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1662 - 1662

PlacePistoia (Geonames Id: 3170621)
Note on provenance placePlace of activity uncertain
Areae-it
Time period1662 - 1662
Provenance nameAndreas de Nicolaii de Pistorio, 1662 [Person; Former Owner] (Male)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteInscription in brown ink in the lower margin of the last leaf (below the register): Ad usum Andree de Nicolaij de Pistorio 1662. The form may suggest a religious.

Provenance 1957

PlaceVittoriosa (Geonames Id: 2562966)
Areae-mm
Time period - 1957
Provenance nameVittoriosa (Birgu), Dominicans, Church of the Annunciation, OP, 1528- [Corporate body] (Religious institution, Religious)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
NoteSee note below.

Provenance 1987 - 1987

PlaceFloriana (Geonames Id: 2562955)
AreaMM
Time period1987 - 1987
Provenance nameZahra, Lorenzo, 1927- [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Archivist, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteInscription on the front endleaf, in Maltese, explains that the book, together with two others (16th-century editions also now in Vittoriosa Parish Church Museum) were picked up from a trash pile outside the Dominican convent in 1957.

Provenance 1990 -

PlaceVittoriosa (Geonames Id: 2562966)
AreaMM
Time period1990 -
Provenance nameVittoriosa Parish Church Museum, 1990- [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Museum, Religious)
Provenance TypeInscription
NoteDonated by Lorenzo Zahra in 1987.
Method of acquisitionDonation

Other Information

Last Edit2020-07-02 08:38:42