Microtegni

Information About This Item

Creator

Galen

Title

Microtegni
Alternate Titles: Ars Medica or Tegni

Date

1290 - 1310

Description

Contents: The present fragment contains chapter 12 in the "translatio antiqua" (dating from the mid 12th century); the commentary might be that of Bartholomaeus of Salerno.
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 leaf's survival in book binding.

Relation

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

Identifier

Fragmenta Manuscripta 088

Source

http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/FragmentaManuscripta088_45

Format

Parchment - 237 x 167 mm - Two columns with 57 lines, alternating text and commentary, with commentary double-spaced in slightly larger script, no ruling or bounding lines visible

Language

Latin

Type

manuscript fragment

Coverage

France: Southern?