Psalter, glossed

Information About This Item

Title

Psalter, glossed

Date

1200 - 1250

Description

Provenance: John Bagford (1650s-1716) to St. Martin-in-the-Fields; sale 1861 to Sir Thomas Phillipps, n.15758; his sale 22 May, 1913, lot 742; Sir Sydney Cockerell (1867-1962) sale Sotheby's 3 April, 1957; William Salloch (Ossining NY) Cat. 258 (1968) to U. Missouri.
Script: Gothic
Condition: Evidence of cropping on left, right, top (?) and bottom (?); evidence of use in binding: 2 folds, 13mm apart with 3 sets of matched holes, 50mm apart on either side of folds indicating that fragment has been stitched around book as wrapper/binding

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 045

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta045_45

Relation

M. McC. Gatch, "Fragmenta Manuscripta and Varia at Missouri and Cambridge," Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society9 (1990) 434-75.

Format

Parchment - 222 x 139 mm - Single column with 36 lines visible, alternating text and commentary, writing on top of grid, with bounding lines, ruling with leadpoint on recto (hair)

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

England