Calendar of Papal Registers Relating To Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 11, 1455-1464. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1921.
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Vatican Regesta. Vol. CCCCLXIV. (fn. 1)
3 Calixtus III.
4 Id. Sept.
St. Peter's, Rome.
|To Cosmas de Monteferrato, prior of the church of Saragossa (Cesaraugustan.), O.S.A., S.T.M., the pope's confessor and datary. Acquittance, motu proprio, in respect of divers gold and silver vessels and a number of pearls and other precious stones and divers other jewels etc. which had remained in the room contiguous to the library, and in the library itself, of Nicholas V, and which the present pope and the college of cardinals committed to the custody of the said Cosmas, who has since, by the pope's order and with the consent of the said cardinals, assigned for the urgent needs of the Roman church to William cardinal priest of St. Martin's in Montibus and Peter cardinal deacon (sic) of St. Mark's, a number of the said vessels and stones etc., of which a descriptive list is given, amongst them being a chalice of English gold with a paten, weighing 4 pounds and half an ounce. (fn. 2) Grata devotionis obsequia. (M. Ferrarii. | Gratis de mandato domini nostri pape. Jo. Ortius.) [8 pp.]|