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Commentaries on Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Wisdom and Ecclesiasticus

Commentaries on Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Wisdom and Ecclesiasticus

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Creator: Petrus, Cantor, ca. 1130-1197
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Date: [ca. 1200]
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Script: Copied by one hand in early Gothica Textualis. Running headlines in flourished majuscules alternately red and blue; they stop after f. 6.
Many leaves are badly soiled.
Red underlining of biblical passages. 2-line flourished initials with extensions in the margin or in the intercolumnar space; they are in red and blue on ff. in quire I, in red only in quires II-III (two flourished initials on f. 1v are also executed only in red); two initials of that type are missing, ff. 11r and 16r. Larger initials at the beginning of the commentary of new Bible books: 4-line littera duplex "B(eatus)" on f. 4r, Prologue to Ecclesiastes; 3-line "Q(uecumque)" on f. 8v, Prologue to Wisdom; 11-line "S(ummi)" and 6-line "O(mnis)", both red on beige background, on f. 15r, Prologue and text of Ecclesiasticus.
Binding: Unbound.
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Manuscript fragment on parchment of Petrus Cantor (c. 1130-1197), Commentum in libros Proverbiorum, Ecclesiastes, Sapientiae et Ecclesiastici.
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ff. 16 : parchment ; 445 x 330 mm.
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Object ID: 11007470
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