Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 14942
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Minnucci , Giovanni.
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  • Title: Simpliciter et de plamno, ac sine sterpitu et figura iudicii: il processo di ità matrimoniale vertente Giorgio Zaccarotto e Maddalena di Sicilia (Padova e Venezia 1455-1458): una lettura storico-giuridica [Fantino Dandolo, bishop of Padua, was excluded from the Zaccarotto-di Sicilia case on the grounds that he wanted the girl’s dowry for the Church. Nonetheless, the judge in Venice ruled against the validity of the marriage, and Maddalena remained a nun. Maddalena's age at the time of marriage (11 years old) and proof of Zaccarotto's failure to consummate - despite his claim to the contrary - told in the girl's favor. (Additional documentation on CD-ROM accompanying the book). Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Matrimoni in dubbio: unioni controverse e nozze clandestine in Italia dal XIV al XVIII secolo.  Edited by Silvana Seidel Menchi and Diego Quaglioni.  Mulino, 2001.  Pages 175 - 197.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Ages at Marriage Calixtus III, Pope Consent Dandolo, Fantino, Bishop of Padua Maddalena di Sicilia, a Nun Who Contested Her Marriage to Giorgio Zaccarotto Marriage- Contested Nuns Padua, Padua, Italy- Monastery of San Mattia, a House for Women Venice
  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 15
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  • Year of Publication: 2001.
  • Language: Italian
  • ISSN/ISBN: 8815086439
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