Search results - Digital Scriptorium
Digital Scriptorium

Comment on this Record

Lawrence, University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library,  MS C54
Description: ff. 126 - Original doe-skin over wooden boards - Purchased from Bernard M. Rosenthal, Catalogue IX(New York, 1959), no. 38, with ill.
Notes:-Stained and dirty; many wormholes.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
Direct Link:

Part 1: ff. 1-126v
Description: - Paper - 212 x 150 mm - 23-29 long lines; first and last horizontal rulings only, in lead; vertical rulings also in lead; catchwords visible
Country: Germany?Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic cursive
Other Decoration: Plain red initials; rubricated chapter headings; flourished catchwords; large red initials on red and black background, floriated in purple ink
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-126
Author: Isidore of Seville
Title: Sententiae
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Sumum bonum est deus quia incomutabilis est
Explicit: quos celestis aula letificandos includit
Not Availablef. 1v   Large red and black initial on a red and black background; purple floriated penwork extending from initial forms border

Small  |  Medium  |  Large
Not Availablef. 62v   Chapter list for Book 3 written entirely in red

Small  |  Medium  |  Large
Not Availablef. 96v   Elaborate pointing hand, (or manicule) decorated in red; rubricated chapter heading; decorated catchword; tironian sevens not crossed.

Small  |  Medium  |  Large
Not Availablef. 124v   Explicit; colophon in red; final two lines erased.

Small  |  Medium  |  Large