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Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children.

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Title
Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Biblia.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1300 - 1399
Place: Italy
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 18
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Duke of Sussex collection; his sale (1844) to Rodd; Lenox collection.
Content: De Ricci, 1318. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: 55 lines in two columns, ruled in pencil.
Content: Parchment
Content: Some illuminated initials include stylized animal figures.
Content: Large painted initials in many colors at opening of each book. 2-line and 3-line red and blue initials with opposing penwork extending far into borders. Name of book and chapter number in red and blue. Red daubs as placemarkers. Rubrics.
Content: De Ricci dates this to the 14th century; Dr. Guest to the 13th or 14th centuries.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c3e77a0-c5cb-012f-b96d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1300: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1300 - 1399. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1300 - 1399). Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of text with red initial with blue penwork, book name and chapter number in red and blue, and marginal note about Jacob's children.