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Ms. Codex 163 - Sentenzia arbitraria ... [por] los conzejos de Quintana[?] y Valdenozeda y Lapuente
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Sentenzia arbitraria ... [por] los conzejos de Quintana[?] y Valdenozeda y Lapuente [manuscript].
[Valdenoceda?, Spain, ca. 1450]
Physical description:
8 leaves : parchment ; bound to 260 x 186 mm.
Spanish notarial document.
Acquired, 1958.
Burgos (Spain : Province)
Valdenoceda (Spain)
Form / Genre:
Notarial documents.
Manuscripts, Spanish - 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Ms. codex.
Title from inside cover title and Zacour-Hirsch Catalogue. Inside cover title is worn and hard to read.
Outside front cover title is badly worn and virtually illegible. Incipit is hard to read.
Zacour-Hirsch Catalogue lists this manuscript under the main entry "Valdenoceda."
Foliation: Parchment, 8; [1-8]; modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto.
Decoration: 1 4-line initial and 2 1-line initials in red (f. 1r). Notarial signets in ink at bottom of each page.
Binding: Outermost bifolium used as cover.
Origin: Valdenoceda[?] (province of Burgos, Spain), ca. 1450.
Cover badly worn and wrinkled. Stains. Some holes and tears. Sheets of parchment not all quite the same size.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), p. 140 (Ms. Spanish 25).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 163
Manuscript location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Codex 163

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Spanish
Century: 15th century
Date: 1450
Genre: Codices
Genre: Manuscripts, Medieval
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Genre: Manuscripts, Spanish - 15th century
Genre: Notarial documents
Geography: Burgos (Spain : Province)
Geography: Valdenoceda (Spain)
Page material: Parchment