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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 120
Astrological geomancy
Ownership: Signature of Jno. Onion on flyleaf; gift of unknown donor, 1935.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 329. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier, esp. notes by Victor Palsits.
Content: f. 1 is a numerical indicator on vellum. Remaining 13 folios are on paper.
Content: 28 long lines, ruled in pen.
Content: Paper
Content: Three-line red initials at top of each page.
Content: Dr. Guest's chart says early 15th century? Vellum numerical indicator measures 193 x 56.
Content: Experimentarius is 12th century astrological geomancy translated into Latin verse from Arabic. This manuscript contains marginal notes in Middle English.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8f89ef40-c5cc-012f-cdd4-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Table." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e804-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Table." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e804-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Table. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e804-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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