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Large and small initials, rubrics, name of text in red and blue, human face sketched in bottom margin.

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Title
Large and small initials, rubrics, name of text in red and blue, human face sketched in bottom margin.
Names
Petrus, Comestor (12th cent. ) (Author)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Historia scholastica

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1200 - 1299
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 3
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Erased ex-libris at end, ending apparently with word Brugensis or Bergamensis. French auction sale, ca. 1880. From R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13969), bequeathed 1892.
Content: 50 lines in two columns, ruled in pencil. Prickings visible.
Content: De Ricci, 1316. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.
Content: Human head sketched in margin, f. 23.
Content: Large red and blue initials with puzzle design and penwork, which often extends into borders. 2-line and 3-line alternating red and blue initials, with penwork. Red daubs and red and blue markers as placemarkers. Rubrics. Name of book in red and blue.
Content: Parchment
Content: We thank Profs. J.J.G. Alexander and Lucy Freeman Sandler for their notes on this manuscript.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e9b516b0-c5ca-012f-1580-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1200: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1200 - 1299). Large and small initials, rubrics, name of text in red and blue, human face sketched in bottom margin. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e36d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Large and small initials, rubrics, name of text in red and blue, human face sketched in bottom margin.