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LJS 97 - Porphyry, ca. 234-ca. 305 - Eis ta Harmonika Ptolemaiou hypomnēma
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03882ctm a2200613Ia 4500
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9949560243503681
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20191003131545.0
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110315q15601580paua 000 0 grc d
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocn707414615
__|a  (OCoLC)707414615
__|a  (PU)4956024-penndb-Voyager
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__|a  PU |e  amremm |c  PAULM |d  PAULM
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__|a  PAUM
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__|a  ocn122638166
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_9|a  LJS 97
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0_|a  Porphyry, |d  ca. 234-ca. 305.
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10|a  Eis ta Harmonika Ptolemaiou hypomnēma |h  [manuscript].
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__|a  [Spain or Italy, |c  between 1560 and 1580?]
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__|a  242 leaves : |b  paper ; |c  291 x 196 (213 x 95) mm. bound to 294 x 210 mm.
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__|a  Ms. codex.
__|a  Title from caption title (f. 1r).
__|a  Collation: Paper, i + 242; 1-11¹⁰ 12⁴ 13-20⁸ 21¹⁰ 22-27⁸ 28⁸(-2); [1-242]; modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto. Horizontal catchwords on the last verso of gatherings 1-12; gatherings 13-28 signed 16-31 in Greek numerals, lower center of first recto.
__|a  Layout: Written in 20 long lines.
__|a  Script: Written in a cursive script.
__|a  Decoration: 8 diagrams in brown or brown and red ink (f. 223v-241r); rubrics, decorative initials, and occasional words in red.
__|a  Binding: Contemporary 16th-century blind-stamped and roll-tooled tanned leather over wooden boards; rebacked with old spine laid down.
__|a  Origin: Written in Spain or Italy, probably between 1560 and 1580, under the direction of the 16th-century scribe and dealer Andreas Darmarios (inscription, inside upper cover) but not in his hand.
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4_|a  Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), |c  p. 27 (LJS 97).
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__|a  Porphyry's commentary on about half of Ptolemy's treatise Harmonics, focusing on harmonics and acoustics.
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__|a  UPenn LJS 97
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__|a  Greek.
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1_|a  Formerly owned by J. H. de Speyr-Passavant (Basel); perhaps his no. 5 (label on upper cover, inscription inside upper cover); probably sold at auction as part of his collection at R. E. Evans, 27 Apr. 1836.
1_|a  Formerly owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps, ms. 3877 (spine label, later inscription in pencil inside upper cover); sold at auction as part of his collection at Sotheby's, 8 Jul. 1975, lot 3404.
1_|a  Formerly in the collection of The Garden Ltd.; sold at auction as part of that collection at Sotheby's (New York), 9 Nov. 1989, lot 65.
1_|a  Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 17 June 1997, lot 47, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.
1_|a  Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.
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__|a  Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
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00|a  Ptolemy, |d  2nd cent. |t  Harmonics.
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_0|a  Music theory |v  Early works to 1800.
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_7|a  Codices. |2  aat
_7|a  Commentaries. |2  aat
_7|a  Diagrams. |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, Greek |y  16th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, Renaissance.
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1_|a  Darmarios, Andreas, |e  associated name.
1_|a  Speyr Passavant, J. H. de, |e  former owner.
1_|a  Phillipps, Thomas, |c  Sir, |d  1792-1872, |e  former owner.
1_|a  Schoenberg, Lawrence J., |e  former owner.
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__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  LJS 97
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41|z  Video orientation |u  http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/1333429
42|3  The Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative Fund Home Page |u  http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
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__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
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__|a  DLA |b  20110531

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Collection: Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection
Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: Yes
Notated: No
Language: Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Century: 16th century
Date: 1560
Genre: Codices
Genre: Commentaries
Genre: Diagrams
Genre: Manuscripts, Greek - 16th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Subject: Music theory
Subject: Ptolemy, 2nd cent
Author: Porphyry, ca. 234-ca. 305
Related names: Darmarios, Andreas, associated name
Related names: Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872, former owner
Related names: Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner
Related names: Speyr Passavant, J. H. de, former owner
Page material: Paper