S. Michele Archangelo
Community ID
 
50
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Michele Arcangiolo neo sobborghi di Cortona
 
Town
 
Cortona
 
Diocese
 
Arezzo
 
Region
 
Tuscany
 
Medieval Location
 
suburbs of Cortona
 
Modern Location
 
Cortona
 
Dedication
 
Saint Michael the Archangel
 
Date Founded
 
1305
 
Date Terminated
 
1809
 
Religious Order
 
Benedictine until 1325, then Franciscan Tertiaries
 
Rule
 
Damiano
 
Foundation Information
 

Founded by Suor Guelfuccia , Franciscan Tertiaries

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

1308

 
Dependency Of
 

Dominican Fathers (1324)

 
Early Documents
 

[1] July 12, 1306: foundation charter; [2] Sept. 10, 1306: granted permission to build a cemetery

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

paintings: Sarto (abbey?); altar: Latin Signorelli; steps: Zabarelli (abbey?)

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1305
 
Date Finished
 
1809
 
Length
 
473