Primo piano serie 8 : Serie armadi, 1466-1922.


Primo piano serie 8 : Serie armadi, 1466-1922.

This is an important retrospective intercollation of various account and inventory books. The first account book starts at 1513. There are many separate accounts for particular projects. There are records of payments to particular workers. The series includes books by foremen as well as from central accounting offices. Essentially this series provides a financial history of the building and maintenance of the basilica, commissions for decoration of the basilica, or contracts for such work on other churches. This has been the most consulted series in the Fabbrica Archives.

54 linear m. (749 packets)


SNAC Resource ID: 6838355

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This congregation is better known by its Italian name, the Fabbrica di San Pietro. On April 18, 1506, Pope Julius II laid the first stone of the great new basilica dedicated to St. Peter that was to replace the first basilica constructed by Constantine the Great. By the bull Admonet nos suscepti of December 12, 1523, Pope Clement VII formally established the Reverenda Fabbrica di San Pietro in the Vatican, an administrative entity to provide for the basilica's reconstruction and sub...

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