- Published / Created
- [between 1450 and 1500]
- Publication Place
- Manuscript on paper of 1) Juvenal, Satirae I-XVI. 2) Persius, Prologue followed by Satirae I-VI.
Binding: Sixteenth century (?). Vellum stays and vellum reinforcement of own end leaves. Resewn on three slit straps bound in wooden boards covered in brown leather, blind-tooled, with two catches on the upper board. Too heavily restored to tell much about the binding.
Purchased by Thomas E. Marston who gave it to Yale in 1936.
Script: Written in humanistic script by a single scribe.
Six illuminated initials in blue or green, 6- to 5-line on gold rectangular grounds (ff. 1r, 20r, 32v, 45v, 59r, 76r); smaller initials, in blue, for the remaining satires.
Watermarks: similar to Briquet Tete de boeuf 14873.
- ff. iv + 90 : paper ; 215 x 127 (150 x 80) mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Beinecke MS 68
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- Manuscripts, Medieval--Italy--15th century
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
- Subject (Topic)
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
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Juvenal and Persius, Satirae. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 68.
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