Katerina's Windows
Donation and Devotion, Art and Music
as Heard and Seen Through the Writings of a Birgittine Nun

Magdalena Imhoff, Katerina's Sister

Donation for Pillenreuth

Additional archival sources give more specific details about the funding that was provided for the monastery at Pillenreut when Magdalena Imhoff took vows in 1485 and the bequest of her mother Ursula which was carried out by the executors of her will in 1505. See the discussion in Katerina’s Windows p. 66.

Sources: Nuremberg, Staatsarchiv, Reichsstadt Nürnberg, Losungamt, Bände, no. 70, item 165 (1505, May 17); Nuremberg Staatsarchiv, Reichsstadt Nürnberg, Losungamt, Bände, no. 70a (4), (5), (53).

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