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Explicit of prologue and incipit of Gospel of Mark. Unusual symbol for Mark: a horse.

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

Gospels

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 865-899
Place Term: Britanny
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 115
Topics
Symbols
Horses
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 : Written at Lande'vennec in Brittany. In the SW of England by s. X#^med#; in Italy, s. XVIII; Marquess of Blandford sale (1819) to Booth; by Payne and Foss to Sir T. Phillipps; sold privately to the Rosenbach Co. Presented by Edward S. Harkness, 1928.

Content : 1-line and larger red initials throughout, red and blue daubs as place markers. Large decorative initials at opening of each gospel. Tables ff. 7-12v, with decorative arches.

Content : 1? or 3 very similar (according to E. K. Rand, quoted by Morey, p 645).

Content : 26-35 long lines (29 most common), ruled in drypoint. Prickings and quire signatures visible.

Content : Above, plus Library dossier.

Content : Dated to the third third of the ninth century in H. Gneuss, Handlist of Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts (Tempe AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies 2001) p. 133, n. 866.5.

Content : Parchment

Content : This manuscript is paginated at the beginning; it is foliated in the lower verso, and in the upper recto from f. 19 on. Folio numbers are supplied here.

Content: F. 13: 4 Evangelist symbols, with Christ; f. 51v Mark's symbol; f. 75v Luke's symbol; f. 115v John's symbol.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 7c6dd270-c5cc-012f-6361-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 865: Copyright date
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Explicit of prologue and incipit of Gospel of Mark.  Unusual symbol for Mark:  a horse.