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Title / Supplied: Eunuchus


  • Terence

Source Document

Extent: 1 leaf : parchment ; 250 x 175 (173 x 125) mm.

Date Created: 1450 [inferred] - 1499 [inferred]

Physical Description

Layout: Written in 30 long lines, above top line; ruled in dry point. Decoration: Plain blue initials mark beginning of acts. Red capitals list characters at the head of acts. Red lettering marks characters' sigla.


Not bound.


Written in a Humanistic bookhand script. The first letter of each line is a rustic capital.


Text is from the end of Act 2 through the beginning of Act 3 of The Eunuch.

Genre(s): codices

Language(s): Latin

Place: [Italy]

Note [Digital Version]

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

Note [Incipit]

...Recte inquit habeo. cum huc respicio advirginem

Type of Resource: text

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Eunuchus, Manuscript Leaves. Special Collections., Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, (accessed October 10, 2015)

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The full description might also include provenance and date of acquisition. One day perhaps the description could give even conjectural relations to the stemmata of extant codices.

- G. Bary Mallon