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Ms. Codex 707 - [Statements from the Council of Basel]
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Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Codex 707 - [Statements from the Council of Basel]
[Statements from the Council of Basel] : [manuscript].
[Germany, between 1432 and 1450]
Physical description:
46 leaves : paper ; 278 x 212 (187 x 123) mm. bound to 282 x 209 mm.
Ms. codex.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Titles and attribution for speeches and statements from the Zacour-Hirsch, taken from Mansi.
Dates for speeches from Mansi.
Foliation: Paper, ii (modern paper) + 46 + i (modern paper); [1-46]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Layout: Written in 35-37 long lines.
Script: Written in a 15th-century German cursive script by a single hand.
Decoration: Red initials at the beginning of each speech.
Binding: Modern half-vellum.
Watermark: Similar or identical with Briquet, 2774.
Origin: Written in Germany between 1432 and 1450.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 707
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 707
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