Pope Pius XI.

More Views

  • Achille Ratti autograph

Pope Pius XI.



Apostolic blessing signed



Apostolic blessing signed, in Latin, untranslated, one page, off-white sheet - affixed on slightly larger cardboard (with an unsigned photo verso), 18 x 26,5 inch - with an affixed `Francesco Reale, Roma` photograph of the seated pontiff (10,75 x 15 inch), Rome/Vatikan, n.d., signed at the bottom in black ink "Pius pp.XI.", with scattered mild signs of wear - in fine to very fine condition.

Additional Information

SKU 6028475
Profession Pope from 6 February 1922, and sovereign of Vatican City from its creation as an independent state on 11 February 1929 until his death on 10 February 1939
Year of birth 1857
year of death 1939
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 18 x 26,5
Condition fine to very fine
Type of Autograph oversized photograph