S. Cosma e S. Damiano in Mica Aurea
Community ID
 
454
 
Alternate Names
 
S. Cosimato in Trastevere / SS Cosmae e Damiani in Mica Aurea / in Vico Aureo / trans Tiberim
 
Town
 
Rome
 
Diocese
 
Rome
 
Region
 
LZ
 
Medieval Location
 
in the town, Via Roma Libera, mid. little Trastevere, in antique male monastery (Benedicitine & Camadolese)
 
Modern Location
 
present site of the hospital Regina Margherita, Rome
 
Date Founded
 
1234
 
Date Terminated
 
1810 (later revived)
 
Religious Order
 
Poor Clares
 
Foundation Information
 

Pope Gregory IX donated the community to Recluses of S. Damiano. Eventually expelled, but reformed in 1451 by nuns from S. Maria de Monteluce and S. Lucia.

 
Early Documents
 

1234: Pope institutes Franciscan rule

 
Contributors
 
Suzanne Wemple-Kinder
 
Date Started
 
1234
 
Date Finished
 
1810
 
Length
 
516