item TAK/3/4 - Bible

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  • c.1400s (Creation)

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1 parchment leaf

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Leaf from Latin vulgate text containing the Gospel of Luke, chapter 22.11-71 and 23.1-5. First complete line 1r: (et) dicetis patrifamilias domus. First complete line 1v: inuenit eos dormientes p(rae) triesti.

Physical Description: Single parchment leaf trimmed at top, recto heavily darkened and with edge stains from use as binding material, verso better preserved, in two columns ruled in black ink; two small holes in first column recto written around, strip of board attached to left edge. Remaining parchment dimensions 325 x 240 mm, total remaining ruled space 296 x 168 mm, space between columns 15 mm, text columns 76 and 78 mm with three marginal markers outside ruling, approx. 43 lines per column remaining. Written in black ink, a late and regular but somewhat fuzzy Gothic textualis without decoration.


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  • Latin

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Catalogue description by Margaret Silvers, 2014.

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