Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
CAJS Rar Ms 400 Manuscript leaf from Vulgate Deuteronomy.
TitleManuscript leaf from Vulgate Deuteronomy.
Call numberCAJS Rar Ms 400
(420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106-3703., University of Pennsylvania, Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies)
- bibid: 9968536483503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Leaf from a Bible, probably written in France in the mid- or late 13th century, including the giving of the Ten Commandments. The text, Deuteronomy 4:40-7:12, is written in 2 columns of 57 lines of Gothic cursive script, frame-ruled in lead, beginning below the line. The running title and chapter numbers are written in alternating red and blue letters, and the first letter of chapters alternates between red flourished with blue and blue flourished with red.
- According to a note in pencil on the housing of the leaf, the leaf was found in a vault near the cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris.
Extent1 leaf : 170 x 105 (140 x 88) mm
- Detached leaves
- Manuscripts, Medieval
- Manuscripts, Latin--13th century
- 13th century
- These images and the content of Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies CAJS Rar Ms 400: Manuscript leaf from Vulgate Deuteronomy. are free of known copyright restrictions and in the public domain. See the Creative Commons Public Domain Mark page for usage details, http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/.