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Ms. Codex 62 - [Legal proceedings]
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Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Codex 62 - [Legal proceedings]
[Legal proceedings] [manuscript].
[Milan, ca. 1470]
Physical description:
111 leaves : paper ; 295 x 207 (210 x 125) mm. bound to 310 x 220 mm.
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).
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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