Document ReferencePw V 676/1
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Barcino ab obsidione liberatur', by Brother Basilio Affatighi; n.d. [1706]
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 8 lines in elegiac couplets.

The poem celebrates the raising of the siege of Barcelona (1706).
Title Of WorkBarcino ab obsidione liberatur
First Line of PoemQualiter Assyrias uicit Bethulia turmas,
Last Line of PoemAgmina, quae uigilant mille Secunda necat.
Termwars, War of the Spanish Succession 1701-13
Physical DescriptionOne sheet folded once to form two folios
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Post Horn within ornate, crowned shield, 90 x 60 mm

Countermark: Mounds, three small, 35 x 18 mm
WatermarkHorn (crowned shield)
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA72758Affatighi; Basilio (fl 1706); Br.; Dominican from S. Maria Nuova in Florencefl 1706
PL98139/Barcelona/Iberian Peninsula
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