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Ms. Codex 991 - Lantrecht van Zallant, va[n] Twenthe, van Vullenhoe, van Drenthe, mit anderen priviligien des landes van Overijssel
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Title:
Lantrecht van Zallant, va[n] Twenthe, van Vullenhoe, van Drenthe, mit anderen priviligien des landes van Overijssel [manuscript].
Origin:
[Netherlands, ca. 1546]
Physical description:
93 leaves : parchment ; 205 x 155 (155 x 105) mm. bound to 213 x 165 mm.
Summary:
Copies of laws, rights, and privileges dating between 1380 and 1546 concerning the province of Drenthe and the communities of Salland, Twente, and Vollenhove in the province of Overijssel, all in the Netherlands. A detailed table of contents by the archivist of Drenthe, dated 1890, is laid in.
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title from caption title (f. 1r).
Foliation: Parchment, i (contemporary parchment) + 93 + i (contemporary parchment); [1-93]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Layout: Written in 27 long lines, ruled in lead.
Script: Written in a Gothic cursive script.
Decoration: Underlining, paragraph marks, and marginal section numbers in red; 2-line initials in red or blue mark the beginning of a new document.
Binding: Vellum with a flap held closed by a metal clasp (Zacour-Hirsch).
Origin: Written in the Netherlands, ca. 1546.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 991
Manuscript location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 991

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Collection: Penn Collection
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Dutch
Century: 16th century
Date: 1546
Genre: Codices
Genre: Legal documents
Genre: Manuscripts, Dutch - 16th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Subject: Law
Subject: Privileges and immunities
Geography: Drenthe
Geography: Drenthe (Netherlands)
Geography: Netherlands
Geography: Overijssel
Geography: Overijssel (Netherlands)
Page material: Parchment