Schedel, Portraits, Benedictan monks, Adolf de Nassau, Pope Bonicacius VIII, Pope Benedict XI et al.
SCHEDEL CCXIX -
"Sexta etas mundi. Ordo celestinorum"
Ordo Sancti Benedicti Coelestinensis, OSBCoel, also: Congregatio Coelestinensis.
This Benedictan monks order was founded by Pope Celestine V. (Pietro di Morrone) 1294.
The last monasteries of this congregation were abolished in Naples 1806 and in Sicily 1810
Upper right corner: Portrait Adolf de Nassau (1250-1298)
Verso - Portraits from top: Pope Bonicacius VIII (1235-1303) - Pope Benedict XI (1240-1304)
Bishop Louis (son of King Carlo of Sicily)
Condition: Upper corner with water stain, some little holes and repairs . Therefore loss of color on the portrait of Adolf de Nassau.
Page size: 41 x 28 cm (ca. 16.1 x 11")