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Title
Text with initials; catchwords and quire signature visible in lower right.
Names
Guillaume, de Lorris (fl. 1230) (Author)
Ruskin, John (1819-1900) (Former owner)
Collection

Roman de la Rose.

Dates / Origin
Other Date: [Date Unavailable]
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 078
Notes
Ownership : Collection of John Ruskin of Brantwood, with marginal notes in his own hand.

Content : Dictionary Catalog, 906.

Content : There are several sets of foliations in this manuscript. The correct set is in the upper right corner. It appears alone, or with an incorrect set below it, or not at all.

Content : Ivy leaf border around opening miniature. 6-line blue initial on gold and red field. 2-line red and blue initials with opposing-color penwork. Yellow daubs as placemarkers. Rubrics. 1-line initials open each line of verse.

Content : Quire structure indicates that the first vellum leaf should be counted as a flyleaf, not as part of the first quire.

Content : 34 lines in two columns, ruled in light black pen, catchwords and some quire signatures and prickings visible. Collation: I-IV (8 folios each); V (7 folios); VI-XXI (8 folios each); XXII (4 folios).

Content : Parchment

Content: Large miniature on gold ground on f. 1; 71 column-wide pen and ink drawings in the text.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: f8f27770-c61d-012f-b491-58d385a7bc34
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  • : Other
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Text with initials; catchwords and quire signature visible in lower right.