6 items : parchment ; 43 x 29 cm or smaller
Folders 49-54 of Robbins MS frag. 24. Leaves from a manuscript index to legal terms with glosses and annotations, formerly used for binding. Leaf 1-3 has fortitudo to interupc[i]o; leaf 4-5, raptor to rescriptum; leaf 6, scriptura to sepultura. Some staining and small holes with minimal loss of text. Leaf in folder 52 has original sewing made to repair to tear in parchment before the scribe(s) began work.
Ms. leaves. Title devised by cataloger. Collation: Parchment, single sheets. Layout: Written in three columns of 78 lines. Ruled in plummet; written below top-line. Script: Written in littera textualis; glosses and annotations written in more than one hand in cursiva libraria, primarily Anglicana. Decoration: Alternating red and blue initials with contrasting hairlines. Origin: Most likely written in England during the mid-fourteenth century. Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, the Robbins Collection, UC Berkeley School of Law, Robbins MS frag. 24:31.
Restrictions: Inquiries concerning this item should be directed to the reference librarian for the Robbins Collection.
Manuscripta juridica, http://manuscripts.rg.mpg.de/manuscript/841/
Robbins MS frag. 24:31
RBCAG Robbins MS frag. 24:31
Collection of binding waste : fragments of legal manuscripts. Italy ; France ; England, 1175?-1475?