Scholia on Oppian.
- Scholia on Oppian.
- Published / Created
- [between 1550 and 1600]
- Publication Place
- Manuscript on paper of Scholia in Oppiani Librum Primum here attributed to Theodore Magister, preceded by the life of Oppian and perioche of his work; portions of the text of Oppian are quoted as lemmata.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Brown calf, blind-tooled.
Headpiece, 2-line initial and heading on f. 3r in dark red.
Purchased from C. W. Traylen in 1970 by Edwin J. Beinecke for the Beinecke Library.
Script: Written by 3 scribes. Scribe 1 (ff. 1r-35v) writes in an elaborate minuscule with heavy vertical strokes and uses a pen which gives considerable shading. Scribe 2 (ff. 36r-65v) writes a minuscule which slants to the right, and has shading similar to that of Scribe 1. Scribe 3 (ff. 66r-84v) writes in an upright minuscule with little shading.
Watermarks: similar to Briquet Ancre 558 and to Harlfinger Ancre 78.
- ff. i + 86 + i : paper ; 325 x 215 (188 x 110) mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
Greek, Modern (1453-)
- Call Number
- Beinecke MS 490
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- Scholia on Oppian. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. and Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 490.
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