Merton College MS. 250
Former shelfmark: C. 2. 1
GARIOPONTUS, SENECA; S. XII1, XIII in.
Standard Merton s. xvii, rebacked; sewn on four bands; chained from the usual position. Fols. i and 250 are modern paper blanks, iv-v and 248-9 paper binding leaves of s. xvii. Fols. ii-iii are a paper bifolium, tipped in, with notes on the contents by W. Meyer, dated 1892, and A. Gercke. Inside the back board is a paper slip with ‘This MS. was examined by W. Scott MA. in November 1903 for Prof. Kalbfleisch of Marburg.’
Provenance and Acquisition
At the head of f. 1 is the James no. ‘82’, at the head of f. 157 ‘91’, s. xvii. However James no. 82 actually covers both parts of the book; his 91 no longer exists. Inside the front board are a table of contents, s. xvii, a sheet of paper with another table, and ‘P. 4. 1. Art:’, canc. and replaced with ‘C. 2. 1 (CCL)’, in red; the College bookplate.
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Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Warden and Fellows of Merton College .
Last Substantive Revision
2019-10-01: First online publication