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Imago Mundi (fragment).

Imago Mundi (fragment).

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Creator: Honorius, of Autun, approximately 1080-approximately 1156.
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Date: [between 1140 and 1160].
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Decoration: 1-line initials in brown rustic capitals; the initials that begin new chapters are dotted with orange; punctuated with the punctus; hyphenation is in the same ink as the text; the marginal chapter headings are written by a contemporary hand in brown minuscule and are encircled in orange, with an orange line connecting each circle; the same orange is used to adorn the chapter initials and to mark roman numerals in the text.
Script: written in late Caroline minuscule.
The fragment was used as the wrapper for another volume; some of the books in the Lambach library were bound in this method, suggesting the possibility that this leaf also comes from Lambach.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of Honorius of Autun's Imago Mundi.
Physical Description:
ff. 1 : parchment ; 203 x 154 mm.
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Object ID: 2004032
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