Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Oversize Ms. Codex 149 Collection of documents
TitleCollection of documents
- Peres, Gonzalo, de Cartagena
Call numberOversize Ms. Codex 149
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 9915805583503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Collection of documents concerning Gonzalo Peres de Cartagena. All documents are notarized. Includes the establishment of memorial masses "en el monasterio de Señor Ssancto Agostin ... de Burgos," by Gonzalo and his wife, dated 1517 (f. 1r-9v). Also includes a testament, executed in Arroya on 9 April 1518 (f. 10r-24v; see modern pencil note on f. 10v). Also includes codicils, 28 August 1519 (f. 25r-27v; see modern pencil note on f. 25v).
- Ms. codex.
- Overall title supplied by cataloger. Titles of individual sections taken from Zacour-Hirsch. Descriptive title on f. 1r is hard to read.
- Sewn in two quires; no cover. The two quires have almost completely separated from each other.
- According to a modern notation on the paper wrapper that once enclosed the manuscript (now on file in the Library), Gonzalo Peres de Cartagena was a favorite official of Queen Isabella and was a descendent of the famous Jewish convert, Paul of Burgos.
Extent28 leaves : 310 x 221 mm
FoliationParchment, 28; 1-28; modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto. Folio missing between f. 9-10 and f. 10-11.
Rubrication in red and blue (f. 11r-22v). Illustration of a manicule, in green, white and brown (f. 16v).
- Sold by H. P. Kraus (New York, N. Y.), 1959.
- Manuscripts, Spanish--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
- 16th century
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Decoration: Decorated initial, Initial E, f. 2r
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Decoration: Decorated initial, Initial E, f. 6r
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Decoration: Illustration, Manicule, f. 16v
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Decoration: Manicule, f. 18v
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Decoration: Decorated initial, Initial E, f. 25v