MS. Fr. c. 50
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession): no published description available
Leaf, containing statues in French with titles in Latin, for the end of 9 Henry V and start of 1 Henry VI.
Ruled in extremely faint red ink (?) with 47 lines extending to the fore-edge; single vertical bounding lines extend the full height of the page; 46 lines of text per page; prickings survive in the upper margin. No rubrics; the explicit and incipit in larger more formal script; a running title in the centre of the upper margin.
One seven-line initial in blue with white decoration, on a cusped gold ground, enclosing acanthus leaves in blue, red, green, brown, and white; a gold bar entends from the intial the full height of the text, from which grows painted and pen-drawn foliage, extending along the upper and lower margins (fol. 1r); paraphs alternately in blue with red penwork, or vice versa, within the text, and in the outer margin marking the chapter numbers.
Fols. 2-6 contain letters relating to the MS. dated 1967 and 1981
Last Substantive Revision
2017-07-01: First online publication.