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Ms. Codex 62 - [Legal proceedings]
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Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Codex 62 - [Legal proceedings]
Title:
[Legal proceedings] [manuscript].
Origin:
[Milan, ca. 1470]
Physical description:
111 leaves : paper ; 295 x 207 (210 x 125) mm. bound to 310 x 220 mm.
Summary:
Proceedings of a suit between the brothers Constantius and Daniel de Vicario and Jacobus de Pego, syndicus fiscalis. Notarized by Jacobus de Guida (f. 109r).
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Date taken from dealer's notes and Zacour-Hirsch.
Collation: [i], I-II²⁵, III⁴[?], 1, [i]. Quire III is too tightly bound for its construction to be discerned; it is apparently four bifolia.
Foliation: Paper, i (modern paper) + 109 + i (modern paper); [1-109]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Layout: Written in 29 long lines.
Script: Written in a notarial cursive script.
Binding: 19th-century half leather.
Origin: Written in Milan in 1470 (Zacour-Hirsch).
Many of the leaves are frayed and torn. The edges of many leaves appear to have been worn or eaten away.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 62
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 62
 
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