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The presentation will describe how an inventory of an inquisitorial prisoner's possessions, routinely drawn up at the time of a prisoner's arrest, throws light on the material circumstances and consumption patterns of the prisoner and his/her family, as well as on the material milieu he/she inhabited. The inventory is that of Francisco Maldonado de Silva, a physician in the Viceroyalty of Peru, drawn up at the time of his arrest for judaizing in 1627.

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Inventory of the possessions of the licentiate Francisco Maldonado de Silva (1627)

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http://wesscholar.wesleyan.edu/emw/emw2007/

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20-8-2007 3:00 PM

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University of Maryland, College Park, MD

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Aug 20th, 3:00 PM

An Inventory of an Inquisitorial Prisoner's Possessions

University of Maryland, College Park, MD

The presentation will describe how an inventory of an inquisitorial prisoner's possessions, routinely drawn up at the time of a prisoner's arrest, throws light on the material circumstances and consumption patterns of the prisoner and his/her family, as well as on the material milieu he/she inhabited. The inventory is that of Francisco Maldonado de Silva, a physician in the Viceroyalty of Peru, drawn up at the time of his arrest for judaizing in 1627.

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Inventory of the possessions of the licentiate Francisco Maldonado de Silva (1627)

Click here to view video.

http://fordham.bepress.com/emw/emw2007/emw2007/9