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MS. Holkham Gr. 116

Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)


Homer, Iliad
Language(s): Greek

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Decorated initials (Hutter, III, no. 177 and Abb. 631–5).


Origin: 15th century, second quarter ; Italy, Mantua (?)

Record Sources

Summary description adapted from Hutter (see bibliography)


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Last Substantive Revision

2018-09-04: First online publication.