MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 147
Summary Catalogue no.: 18728
Final chapter ‘De Babillonia’, numbered 57.
Cf. text pr. by C. Pascal from Ambrosiana A 226 in Archivio Storico Italiano 5th ser. 37 (1906), 311-320; similar to Paul the Deacon, Historia Langobardorum ii.14-25, with final paragraph cf. Mirabilia Romae c. xvi.
Followed by verses (fol. 121v):
Fol. 133r blank.
Verses on numerals, Walther, Initia 14298.
1 col., 41-42 lines, written space c. 160 × 85 mm.
Provenance and Acquisition
Fol. 121v: ‘In vigilia Thome. 1377.’ This date may cover only fols. 78-121v, but the rest of the volume is in the same hand on paper that shares watermarks with the dated part.
Missing text, lost by damage, has been supplied by Sicco Polentone, fols. 74-77.
Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817.
Last Substantive Revision
2018-10-05: Description revised and updated mostly with reference to Watson.