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Large gold initials on pink and blue backgrounds, rubrics, blue and red initials with penwork, placemarkers etc.

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Large gold initials on pink and blue backgrounds, rubrics, blue and red initials with penwork, placemarkers etc.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Bible.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: first half, 13th century
Place: Italy
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 9
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Owned by Augustinians of Santa Maria del Popolo in Rome; G. Libri sale to H. Stevens (1859). From the R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13908), bequeathed 1892.
Content: De Ricci, 1317. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: 51 lines in two columns, ruled in very light pencil.
Content: Parchment
Content: Opening initials of books show scenes from those books.
Content: 5- and 6-line multicolored initials on gold fields. Large gold initials on blue and pink fields. 2- and 4-line red and blue initials with penwork extending into border. Daubs of red as placemarkers. Red and blue book names and chapter numbers.
Content: De Ricci places this manuscript in France, s. XIII; Dr. Guest places it in Italy, first half of the 13th century.
Content: ff. 189v-193v left blank; pages missing between ff. 13 and 14 -- missing from Genesis 30 to Exodus 18.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f9d6dba0-c5ca-012f-a013-58d385a7bc34
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  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Large gold initials on pink and blue backgrounds, rubrics, blue and red initials with penwork, placemarkers etc.