London, British Library, Additional 36880

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Folios263
LanguageFrench - Italian localisation or influence
Approx. date?1279 to 1290
Date notesVeneziale 2015. Dated ?1300-1350 by Lathuillère 1966, 51 and Morato 2010: 14th c. Meyer 1904: beginning of the 14th c.
Place(s) of productionNorthern Italy
Veneziale 2015.
First words of second recto folio
First words of last recto folio
Incipit
Explicit

Related MS

Same configuration of textsPrivate collection, {unspecified} - X (ex-Rothschild)

Material

Material:vellum
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Structure

Collation:

1-208, 218-1, 228-2, 23-338, 348-6

Quire structure:Quaternions. One f. missing between ff. 163 and 164; 2 ff. missing between ff. 173-174; 3 ff. missing between ff. 261 and 262 (the last quire is incomplete).
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Physical description

General illustration:
General decoration:At f. 1r a gilded frame with black and red foliage. On the bottom margin, a coat of arms in silver with three blue bands with a golden crown on the top. 21 historiated initials, listed in Lathuillère 1966, 51. Small initials alternatively red and blue with blue and red penworks sometimes extended to the left margin. Cf. Veneziale 2015.
Evidence of readership:Marginal notes at ff. 18v, 33v, 36v, 39v, probably in Sicilian, cf. Veneziale 2015.
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Mise en page

Hand(s)

Level of Execution:Libraria
ScriptSouthern textualis (rotunda libraria)
Folio rangeFrom 1ra to 263vb
Date?1270 to 1290
Scribe description:Several hands, probably from the same area. Cf. Veneziale 2015.
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