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Re: Which of the three regional trump orders, was the original?

My view of the Papi cards, including the Empress, is another subject. Briefly, I take it that the original name of these cards was “Papi” , that they did not have individual names, and that they had a special rule of being equal, with the one played last to a trick with one or two others, taking th...

A note on Palmieri’s account of the 1454 St. John’s procession

I’ve been working on two separate reply posts, especially the related subject of Ross’s interesting 1457 Sforza-Ferrara post, but thought I'd get this note off my chest in the interim…. The translated Palmieri passage in question from Newbigin’s webpage

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