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Vulgate Bible

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Item Description

Title / Supplied: Vulgate Bible

Source Document

Extent: 2 leaves : parchment ; 328 x 229 (200 x 113) mm.

Date Created: 1230 [approximate]

Physical Description

Layout: Written
 in 2 columns of 60 lines, below top line; ruled. Decoration: Running
 heads, marginal chapter numbers, and plain chapter initials in
 alternating red and blue.


Not bound.


Written in a bold and
 compressed Gothic Textualis script. Corrections are keyed to their places in the text by
 double slant lines. A later corrector inserted corrections above the
 line of text. At the outer edges of 6.1 are small Roman
 numerals to guide the color painter; these have been lost in the
 trimming of 6.2.


Text is I Chronicles (I Paralipomenon] 12:21-17:3, and II Chronicles (II Paralipomenon) 1:10-6:14.

Genre(s): codices

Language(s): Latin

Place: [France?]

Note [Digital Version]

2010-04-05, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Note [Provenance]

From the collection of Otto F. Ege?

Note [Incipit]

...latrunculos. Omnes enim erant viri fortissimi et facti sunt principes in exercitu

Type of Resource: text

Parent Collections

Access Conditions

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Preferred citation

Vulgate Bible, Manuscript Leaves. Special Collections., Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, (accessed December 15, 2017)

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