Aschersleben
Community ID
 
2439
 
Alternate Names
 
Graues Kloster (grey convent)
 
Diocese
 
Halberstadt
 
Dedication
 
Blessed Virgin Mary
 
Date Founded
 
1267 (circa)
 
Date Terminated
 
1525 (circa)
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

More research is necessary about the foundation of this Cistercian female community.

 
Manuscript Sources
 

The Stadtbibliothek in Dessau possesses an horarium (?) from the convent, written in the fourteenth century, Georg. 57. The Cathedral school (Domgymnasium) in Halberstadt preserves a Passionale, written in the fourteenth century, # 162.

 
Secondary Sources
  
Manuscripts Produced
 

The only known books from the community are a Passionale and Horarium (?), both written in the fourteenth century, held in Halberstadt and Dessau respectively.

 
Admin. Notes
 

more research necessary

 
Contributors
 
June Mecham
 
Date Started
 
1267
 
Date Finished
 
1525
 
Length
 
461