Daniele Mattiangeli

Templar Studies in Salzburg.
The Long Road of a Scientific Investigation into the History of the Order of the Knights Templar

The abolition of the Order, the tomb of Arnau de Torroja in Verona, the bull vox in excelso and the church of San Giacomo in Ferrara 1-10

In the Salzburg International Templar Studies Network, scholars dedicate themselves on a multidisciplinary level to the study of the medieval Order of the Knights Templar. In addition to the legal-historical reappraisal of the dissolution process, the team is also currently focusing on scientific methods, such as the identification of the person of a presumed Grand Master. Against the historical background, the following article describes the research findings to date, the working methods and the next research projects.