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  • Record Number: 10077
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Martin , Russell E.
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  • Title: Royal Weddings and Crimean Diplomacy: New Sources on Muscovite Chancellery Practice during the Reign of Vasilii III [The author presents a critical edition and historical analysis of a ceremonial ("chin") for the wedding of Prince Andrei Staritskii, brother of Grand Prince Vasilii III, and Evfrosiniia Khovanskaia. This document, along with a diplomatic letter, provide evidence of chancellery practices. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Harvard Ukrainian Studies 19, ( 1995): Pages 389 - 420. Kamen' Kraeog "I'n": Rhetoric of the Medieval Slavic World: Essays Presented to Edward L. Keenan on His Sixtieth Birthday by His Colleagues and Students. Edited by Nancy Shields Kollmann, Donald Ostrowski, Andrei Pliguzov, and Daniel Rowland.
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  • Article Type: Edition of Text;Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Charters and Diplomatics Diplomacy Editing Texts Evfrosiniia Khovanskaia, Wife of Andrei Staritskii, Younger Brother of Grand Prince Vasilii III of Moscow Manuscripts Marriage Muscovy Nobility Weddings
  • Geographic Area: Russia
  • Century: 16
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  • Primary Evidence: Manuscript; Moscow, Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts, fond 135, section IV, rubric II, delo 4, listy 1r, 1v, 2r, 3r, 4r, 5r, 6-11. "Chin" (ceremonial) for the 1533 wedding of Prince Andrei and Evfrosiniia Khovanskaia.
  • Illustrations: Seven Figures. Figure One Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Two Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Three Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Four Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Five Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Six Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei. Figure Seven Draft "gramota" of Vasilii III to Khan Islam-Girei.
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  • Author's Affiliation: Westminster College
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English;Russian
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03635570
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