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Page of text with small initials and penwork, very pale daubs of yellow as placemarkers.

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Names
Boethius (d. 524) (Author)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

De consolatione philosophiae and fragment of Antiphonal]

consolatione philosophiae.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1375 - 1399
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 17
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : George Templeton Strong sale (New York, 1878). Given in 1878 by J.J. Astor.

Content : De Ricci, 1318. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : 1

Content : 2-line red and blue initials with red or purple penwork extending into border. Painted large initials in various colors appear occasionally; also painted border designs. Very pale yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Content : 22 lines in 2 columns, ruled in very light pencil and in drypoint. Prickings and catchwords visible. One folio (part 1, perhaps was formerly large sheet serving as cover of first quire) followed by six quires of 10 folios each and one quire of 12.

Content : Inscribed Date: 1381, December 29

Content : On f. 73v dated 29 December 1381.

Content : Opening initial shows two human figures; f. 11v initial with animal head.

Content : Parchment

Content: 1381 December 29
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 1a0ad1d0-c5cb-012f-f533-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1375: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1375 - 1399). Page of text with small initials and penwork, very pale daubs of yellow as placemarkers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3de-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of text with small initials and penwork, very pale daubs of yellow as placemarkers.