MS. Lat. th. e. 48
Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession): no full description available
22 lines, in 1 column
Red initials with penwork. Crude faces in some initials (fol. 120v, 125v, 126r, 141r)
Original(?) sewing on three split straps, entering channels in the outer faces of the Original(?) wood boards, and fixed with nails; covered in 18th(?)-century brown leather; the spine inscribed 'Expositio | Vet. Testa(m).', and with a square paper label inscribed '20'
Provenance and Acquisition
The Cistercian monastery of Morimondo, Pavia (?), as suggested by the text, binding, and later provenance
Paolo Giovio (?) (1483-1552)
Fol. i recto, formerly the pastedown, inscribed with a shelfmark(?) 'A2' in an 18th-century Italian hand.
Christie's 17 Nov. 1976, lot 380; bought