St John's College MS. 235 (fragments 51 and 53)
JUSTINIAN, Digesta (binding fragments)
7.1.43–63, ed. CJCiv 1:132–3 (no. 51) and unidentified early portions of 7.1 (no. 53).
Written almost completely ( 35 mm margin, on the edges): at the centre, in double columns, each column 220–30 × 58 mm. , with 12 mm between columns, in 58 lines, surrounded by gloss columns 75–80 mm wide on the leading edge, 70–4 surviving written lines. No edges for prickings; bounded and ruled in lead.
Written in (?) Italy in gothic textura semiquadrata (text) and a more formal quadrata (the gloss), s. xiii in.
Sections of both text and gloss introduced by 1-line unflourished red lombards; red paraphs to break the text.
Provenance and Acquisition
MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragments 51 and 53 only.
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Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust
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Last Substantive Revision
2022-04: First online publication