Search for dissertations about: "Medieval Latin epigraphy"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Medieval Latin epigraphy.

  1. 1. The latin consecrative inscriptions in prose of churches and altars in Rome 1046-1263. Edition with translations and a commentary on language and palaeography

    Author : Anna Holst Blennow; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Medieval Latin epigraphy; Medieval Latin palaeography; 11th century; 12th century; 13th century; diplomacy; chronology; consecrations;

    Abstract : In Rome during the mid-11th to the mid-13th centuries, a great number of churches were newly built or rebuilt. This called for consecrations of both the churches and the altars contained in them. The consecrations were performed by the Pope or a bishop. Often, an inscription was made to commemorate the event. READ MORE