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Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1.

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Names
Spoleto, Cherubinus de (Author)
Collection

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

Quadragesimale de moribus christianorum.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Place Term: Italy
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 25
Topics
Angels
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 : Astor collection.

Content : 31-6 long lines in main text, ruled in pencil. In index (ff. 438-40), 49 lines in three columns. Occasional prickmark and catchword visible.

Content : 8 scribes?

Content : De Ricci, 1319. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Note in manuscript box.

Content : Dr. Guest dates ms to the 14th or possibly 15th century. Red foliation accurate only to f. 46; thereafter use penciled foliation. Scribes: A, f. 1r-v; B, ff. 2-46; C, f. 47r-v; D, ff. 48-166v; E, ff. 168-335v; F, ff. 336-437v; G, f. 437v; H, ff. 438-40.

Content : Initial pasted on to f. 1 obscures much of rubric and incipit.

Content : Occasional initials -- some painted in red, blue, green and gold (including f. 1), others with penwork. Red and yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Content : Opening initial with angel.

Content : Parchment

Content: Red foliation accurate only to f. 46; thereafter use pencil foliation, which appears every 10 folios.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 2dfce840-c5cb-012f-9276-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e424-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e424-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e424-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1.