St John's College MS. 235 (fragment 96)
RAYMUND OF PEÑAFORTE, Extra (canons of Gregory IX), 5.19.14–20.1 (binding fragment)
a central text area in double columns 225 × 60–5 mm. , with 18 mm between columns, in 45 lines to the column.
Completely surrounded by gloss, generally written at three lines of gloss to two of text, a surviving 86 lines of gloss.
Written in two sizes of Italian textura rotunda, s. xiv.
Remains of a much faded 5-line champe-type initial.
Individual canons introduced by 2-line alternate red and blue lombards on Italian-style flourishing of the other colour.
One-line alternate red and blue lombards without flourishing to introduce the headings (red following the blue flourished lombards, and vice versa).
Running titles across the opening a red ‘liber’ and blue book number ‘ii.’.
Provenance and Acquisition
MS 235 is a collection of binding fragments removed from College books (medieval portions only). This entry is for fragment 96 only.
For enquiries relating to this manuscript please contact St John's College Library.
Funding of Cataloguing
Conversion of the printed catalogue to TEI funded by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust
Last Substantive Revision
2022-06: First online publication