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Verba Seniorum (Vitae Patrum) (fragment).

Verba Seniorum (Vitae Patrum) (fragment).

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Date: [between 1200 and 1250].
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Decoration: 2- and 3-line initials are in red with red and blue penwork; 1-line initials are in brown uncials; punctuated with the punctus, punctus elevatus, and colon; accents and hyphenation in the same ink as the text.
Script: written in rounded early gothic script (littera textualis).
The fragment was used as the wrapper of a copy of the Liber de divitiis ascribed to Pope Sixtus III.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of the Verba Seniorum, which comprises chapters 5-7 of the Vitae Patrum, a collection of Saint's Lives.
Physical Description:
ff. 1 : parchment ; 315 x 230 mm.
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Object ID: 2004050
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