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1140 - 1160
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.
Decoration: One major initial (22 X 21), yellowish gold, red, blue, green, 4 minor (1 line), simple Roman capitals, oxidized red, green, blue (rubbed)
M. McC. Gatch, "Fragmenta Manuscripta and Varia at Missouri and Cambridge," Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society9 (1990) 434-75.
Fragmenta Manuscripta 028
Parchment - 53 x 79 mm - Single column with 5 lines visible, interlinear gloss, bounding lines visible, with outer bounding lines 5 mm to left, ruling in drypoint on recto (flesh)