London, British Library, Additional 17443

[Part 2]

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General information

Folios4
Folio notes:Added in the 15th c., probably in order to replace lost or damaged folios.
LanguageFrench - Unspecified localisation or influence
Approx. date?1400 to 1500
Date notesBased on script.
Place(s) of production
First words of second recto folio
First words of last recto folio
IncipitIncipit: [f. 128r] il baise la tumbe moult doulce / ment et commenca a demener trop / grant dueil […] Explicit […] Si finist icy son livre ecrit expressement et tant veritablement que nul du monde ne pourroit dire plus de la mort du bon roy artus comme pas les aventures hystoires et [….] […]
Explicit[f. 131v] […] Si finist icy / son livre ecrit expressement / et tant veritablement que nul / du monde ne pourroit dire / plus de la mort du bon roy / artus comme pas les aventures / hystoires et [….] / […]

Material

Material:vellum
Watermark:
Condition:Very thick parchment.

Structure

Collation:

12

Quire structure:One binion.
Quire marks:
Catchwords:
Catchword disposition:

Physical description

General illustration:No illustration.
General decoration:Blank spaces for initials (height: 2 lines).
Evidence of readership:
Foliations description:Modern foliation in the upper right corner of the recto.

Mise en page

Description 1
Page sampledf. 129r
LayoutProse
Page dimensions295x195 (mm)
Justification200x150 (mm)
Columns2
10mm between columns
Column ruling present in brown (Ink )
Lines40
Line ruling present in brown (Ink )
RubricationNone.
Writing above top line?False
Sample page layout:

Hand(s)

Level of Execution:Libraria
ScriptCursiva
Folio rangeFrom f. 128r to f. 131v
Date1400 to 1500
Scribe description:
Notes