Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Codex 71 Iuramentum capitulare, advocatorum per offitia rivoalti

Title

Iuramentum capitulare, advocatorum per offitia rivoalti

Authors

Call number

Ms. Codex 71
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

Some items in Latin, some in Italian

Origin

Written in Venice, 1526 or later; latest date given in the text is 18 July 1526 (f. 14v), but this is probably the date of the authorship of this section rather than the date of the copy.
Date
after 1526
Place
Venice?

Summary

Collection of oaths, duties, obligations, details of fees, periods of service, etc., of the four Advocati Rivoalti. The regulations are arranged chronologically, so as to give a historical picture of the development of the office.

Notes

Extent

15 leaves : 205 x 142 (142 x 92) mm. bound to 212 x 153 mm

Collation

Parchment, ii (contemporary paper) + 15 + ii (contemporary paper); [i]¹, 1-3², 4²(-1), [i]¹; [1-15]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.

Support

Parchment

Binding

Limp vellum, with title in red on front. Medallion on front cover decorated with lion of St. Mark, in blue and red. The cover also contains a small leaf design in green and gold, and an inscription in red giving the title. Venice, ca. 1526 or later; inscription on cover written in same hand as the text.

Decoration

Illuminated inital "I" on blue background with white highlights (f. 1r); illuminated border with green vines gold leaves, with four coats of arms in lower margin (f. 1r); these might be the coats of arms of the four holders of the office at the date of the writing of the manuscript, though none appears to be the coat of arms of the Zeni or Contarini families. Red is used throughout the text for section headings and initials; blue is used throughout for initials. There are several small colored flourishes and leaf designs in the margins throughout.

Script

  • Written in a calligraphic humanistic book script by a single hand.
  • Colophon

    Colophon (f. 15r): Marco Zeni provedador de [comuni?] [suprascripsi?]. Francesco Contarini provedador de [comuni?] [suprascripsi?].

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    Front cover
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    Decoration: Illustration, Lion of St. Mark, Front cover
    Decoration: Illuminated illustration, Foliate design, Front cover

    Inside front cover
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    Flyleaf 1 recto
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    Flyleaf 1 verso
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    Flyleaf 2 recto
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    Flyleaf 2 verso
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    Fol. 1r
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    Decoration: Illuminated border, Coats of arms, f. 1r
    Decoration: Illuminated initial, Initial I, f. 1r

    Fol. 1v
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    Fol. 2r
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    Fol. 2v
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    Fol. 3r
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    Fol. 3v
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    Fol. 4r
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    Fol. 4v
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    Fol. 5r
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    Fol. 5v
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    Fol. 6r
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    Decoration: Manicule, f. 6r

    Fol. 6v
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    Fol. 7r
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    Decoration: Decorated descender, f. 7r

    Fol. 7v
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    Fol. 8r
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    Fol. 8v
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    Fol. 9r
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    Fol. 9v
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    Fol. 10r
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    Fol. 10v
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    Fol. 11r
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    Fol. 11v
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    Fol. 12r
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    Fol. 12v
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    Decoration: Decorated descender, f. 12v

    Fol. 13r
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    Fol. 13v
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    Decoration: Decorated descender, f. 13v

    Fol. 14r
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    Fol. 14v
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    Fol. 15r
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    Fol. 15v
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    Flyleaf 1 recto
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    Flyleaf 1 verso
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    Flyleaf 2 recto
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    Flyleaf 2 verso
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    Inside back cover
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    Back cover
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    Spine
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