file TAK/1/11 - Sententiae

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  • 1200-1250 (Creation)

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Sententiae of Peter Lombard, containing an excerpt from book IV, dist. 49, 1.5.12-3.3.1. Possibly written in England; taken from the last gathering of the full manuscript. First line 1r: enim est (et) si dicamus (et) qui no(n). First line 1v: fidelis (et) bonus est uen(er)it ad.


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  • Latin

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Smooth, practised, and fluid transitional script

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Single parchment leaf, double columns, verso slightly yellowed, five tiny holes and tear in inner margin not affecting text; ruled in pencil. Parchment dimensions 260 x 175 mm, total written space 132 x 90 mm, space between columns 6 mm, text columns 46 and 39 mm, 33 lines per column. Written in black ink with some text in red, red and blue initials on verso with slight decoration, red marginal notation in outer margin of recto.

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de Hamel, Christopher. 'Phillipps Fragments in Tokyo,' in The Medieval Book and a Modern Collector: Essays in Honor of Toshiyuki Takamiya, eds. Takami Matsuda, Richard A. Linenthal, and John Scahill. D. S. Brewer & Yushodo Press Ltd.: 2004. Pp. 19-44.

Additional descriptions by Margaret Silvers.

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