Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 460 Descrizione della vita, e morte del sig. Giovanni Jacopo de Medici, marchese di Marignano
TitleDescrizione della vita, e morte del sig. Giovanni Jacopo de Medici, marchese di Marignano
Other related names
- North, Frederick, Earl of Guilford, 1766-1827, former owner
- Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, former owner
Call numberMs. Codex 460
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 2486631
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
- ca. 1600
Account of the life and death of Giovanni Giacomo de' Medici, marquis of Marignano, who led the armies of Cosimo I, Grand-Duke of Tuscany, in the war against Siena, 1552-1554, and was responsible for the defeat of general Piero Strozzi.
- Ms. codex.
- Title from caption title (f. 160r).
- Incipit: Fra il marchese di Marignano... (f. 160r).
- Presumably originally bound with Ms. Codex 461.
Extent25 leaves : 269 x 190 (198 x 135) mm. bound to 279 x 196 mm
FoliationPaper, i (modern paper) + 25 + i (modern paper); 160-184; contemporary foliation in ink, bottom center recto.
BindingModern half morocco.
- Formerly owned by Frederick North, Earl of Guilford (bookplate, inside upper cover); sold in the Guilford library at auction at Evans, 8 Dec. 1830, lot 281-1.
- Formerly in the library of Sir Thomas Phillipps, ms. 7513 (shelf mark, inside upper cover).
- Purchased, 1968.
- Manuscripts, Italian--17th century
- Manuscripts, European
- Inside front cover — Bookplate, Inside front cover
Inside front cover
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Decoration: Bookplate, Inside front cover