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Opening of text, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms. Note that ink has run somewhat.

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Collection

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

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 109
Topics
Cosmography
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 : Collection of Marchese Girolamo d'Adda, at Milan. Collection of Charles Fairfax Murray, Florence. Obtained from Gilhofer and Ranschburg, of Vienna. Coat of arms on f.1.

Content : De Ricci, 1332. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : This manuscript is currently stored in a box marked De Ricci 110. The real De Ricci 110 is unbound, and stored in a folder.

Content : 24-26 long lines, ruled in pencil, prickings occasionally visible. Catchwords visible.

Content : Paper

Content : Four winds are personified in a miniature, f. 13.

Content: Maps, charts and drawings throughout, in many colors, including gold. Rubrics and two-line alternating red and blue initials. Gold initial on green and blue field on f. 1, with decoration extending into border. Red daubs as placemarkers.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 5fa33ef0-c5cc-012f-4907-58d385a7bc34

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, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms. Note that ink has run somewhat." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e792-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms. Note that ink has run somewhat." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e792-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Opening of text, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms. Note that ink has run somewhat. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e792-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms.  Note that ink has run somewhat.