MS. Barocci 170
Summary Catalogue no.: 170
1 col., written space c. 120–30 × 120 mm.
2 cols., column space c. 220 × 65 mm.
Scribe of the Greek text identified by Hutter as Georgios Klonztas.
Latin text in humanistic cursive.
Miniatures (23 full page and 1 double-page). Borders. Decorated initials. (Hutter ii. 9, Abb. 621–646)
Blind-rolled and stamped leather over boards, 1577, rebacked.
Provenance and Acquisition
Fol. 3v (end of dedicatory letter): ‘Cretae .vi. Idus Aprilis .M.D.LXXVII.’: but according to Hutter written not in Crete but in the atelier of Georgios Klonztas in Venice.
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Last Substantive Revision
2018-10-25: Description revised with reference to Watson.