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Fasciculus temporum Oversize Ms. Codex 725
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
Manuscript Overview
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Abstract

World and church history to the election of Pope Sixtus IV in 1471, with diagrams and drawings throughout the text.

Physical Description

Support: paper; Extent: 40 leaves : 417 x 273 mm. bound to 429 x 286 mm; Foliation: Paper, 40; [1-40]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.

Script

Written in humanistic script by a single hand.

Decoration

Illustrated with numerous drawings and diagrams in ink, with history laid out in linear diagrams, some illustrations colored by hand (for example, f. 3v, 4r, 6v, 9v, 11r, 16v).

For a full list of Decorations in this manuscript please see the Content and Decorations section by clicking on the [i] button in the top left corner of the image viewer above.

Notes

Ms. codex.

Title and attribution supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch). Note in a later hand with the title Cronologia ab exordio mundi usque ad Sixtum Quartum (inside upper cover).

Paper is brittle, breaking at the edges of the leaves, some have been previously repaired.

These are pages that we pulled aside that disrupted the flow of the manuscript reader. These may be bindings, inserts, bookmarks, and various other oddities.

Spine

Keywords
15th century
Diagrams
Drawing
Paper
Italy
Christian
History
University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Place of Origin

Italy

Date

Written in Italy (Zacour-Hirsch), after 1471 (last date in manuscript, f. 40v).

Binding

Contemporary stamped leather over wooden boards, rebacked.

Language

Latin

Provenance

Sold by Nardecchia, 1956.

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Place of Origin

Italy

Date

Written in Italy (Zacour-Hirsch), after 1471 (last date in manuscript, f. 40v).

Language

Latin

Provenance

Sold by Nardecchia, 1956.

Manuscript Overview

Abstract

World and church history to the election of Pope Sixtus IV in 1471, with diagrams and drawings throughout the text.

Notes

Ms. codex.

Title and attribution supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch). Note in a later hand with the title Cronologia ab exordio mundi usque ad Sixtum Quartum (inside upper cover).

Paper is brittle, breaking at the edges of the leaves, some have been previously repaired.

Script note

Written in humanistic script by a single hand.

Decoration Note

Illustrated with numerous drawings and diagrams in ink, with history laid out in linear diagrams, some illustrations colored by hand (for example, f. 3v, 4r, 6v, 9v, 11r, 16v).

For a full list of Decorations in this manuscript please see the Content and Decorations section by clicking on the [i] button in the top left corner of the image viewer above.

References
Binding Images

These are pages that we pulled aside that disrupted the flow of the manuscript reader. These may be bindings, inserts, bookmarks, and various other oddities.

Spine

Keywords
15th century
Diagrams
Drawing
Paper
Italy
Christian
History
University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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