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Incipit of text.

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Incipit of text.

Codex antiquitatum, sive Speculum antiquitatis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1501 - 1600 (Approximate)
Place: Italy
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 054
Ownership: Sir Thomas Phillipps collection. Purchased in 1947 from William H. Robinson, Ltd.
Content: Foliation in upper right is incorrect -- it skips the first 41 folios, and starts with f.1 on what is in fact f. 42. For convenience, both the actual and exisitng folio # will be used for images.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 333.
Content: Up to 42 long lines per page, ruled in brown ink.
Content: Paper
Content: Some of the drawings of antiquities include human figures.
Content: Drawings of antiquities, green and red ink used in text.
Content: Note on folio 210v (labelled 169v) indicates that the given monument was found in November 1501; thus the manuscript dates from after that.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 34989ad0-c618-012f-fe3c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1501: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Incipit of text." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1501 - 1600. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Incipit of text." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1501 - 1600). Incipit of text. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Incipit of text.