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LJS 48 - Instrumenta feudorum castri Sone : cum privilegio comitatus in persona[m] Don Ioannis et fratrum ac descendentium de Faelis
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Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection: LJS 48 - Instrumenta feudorum castri Sone : cum privilegio comitatus in persona[m] Don Ioannis et fratrum ac descendentium de Faelis
Title:
Instrumenta feudorum castri Sone [manuscript] : cum privilegio comitatus in persona[m] Don Ioannis et fratrum ac descendentium de Faelis.
Origin:
[Verona], 1504-1530.
Physical description:
26 leaves : parchment ; 305 x 187 (224 x 113) mm. bound to 310 x 185 mm.
Summary:
Notarial copies of decrees and grants relating to Giovanni Faella of Verona and his family, mostly written by imperial notary Francesco di Andrea Ruffo in 1504, with a long addition by imperial notary Alessandro di Nicolo Medico dated 1530.
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title from caption title (f. 3r).
Collation: Parchment, 26 + i (parchment); 1² 2-3¹⁰ 4⁴; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Layout: Written in 30 long lines (f. 3r-18v) and 36 long lines (f. 19v-23v); ruled in faint ink with vertical bounding lines in lead visible on some leaves (f. 3r-19r) and ruled in lead with vertical bounding lines (f. 19v-26v)
Script: Written in humanistic script by Francesco di Andrea Ruffo (f. 3-17) and Alessandro di Nicolo Medico (f. 19-23), with a few documents copied by another hand (f. 1r-2v, 18r-18v).
Decoration: 1 11-line illuminated initial (f. 3r) and 3 illuminated initials (4- to 8-line) in left margins (f. 6v, 9r, 13v) by a pupil or follower of Veronese illuminator Felice Feliciano; red and blue paragraph marks on one opening (f. 3v-4r).
Binding: Original Veronese calf over wooden boards, blind-tooled; 4 catches, no clasps; rebacked.
Origin: Written in Verona in 1504.
Cite as:
UPenn LJS 48
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania LJS 48
 
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