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  • These are technically called "bullae " (Lat.
  • The sovereigns of Spain, too, made use of the same material; and in the Byzantine empire leaden bullae seem to have been universally employed, not only by emperors and state officials but also by private persons.
  • Even in the north, metal bullae were also occasionally in use.
  • On special occasions golden bullae were issued by the Byzantine emperors, by the popes, FIG.
  • The popes attached golden bullae to their confirmations of the elections of the emperors in the 12th and 13th centuries; and they issued them on such occasions as when Leo X.

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