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Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border.

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Title
Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border.
Names
Aristotle (Author)
Hermonymus, Georgius (Translator)
Georgius, Gio. (Engraver)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

virtutibus et vitiis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 59
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Arms on f.7, apparently Engelbert de Cleves, comte de Nivernois. Comte Leon d'Ourches collection (Nancy); sold to Charron, 1811. Payne and Foss. George Templeton Strong sale, 1878. Bought 1878 by J.J. Astor; gift of Astor to library.
Content: 7-12 long lines, ruled in light pencil.
Content: Border designs, rubrics, large and small initials in gold, blue and red.
Content: De Ricci, 1324. Murphy article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.
Content: For Greek incipits and explicits, see photos.
Content: Parchment
Content: f. 7v shows two swans holding coat of arms; ff. 8 and 24 have large initials with grotesques. Animal figures in some borders
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8179ed90-c5cb-012f-5543-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1490 - 1510. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e507-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e507-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1490 - 1510). Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e507-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of Greek text with small initials, note in lower border.