- Brut Chronicle
- Published / Created
- mid 14th century
- Publication Place
- Manuscript on parchment of the Brut Chronicle, up to 1333.
Binding: 18th century. Brown, mottled calf with a gold-tooled spine and a red label.
In Part II, Crude initials, 2-line, alternate red with purple penwork designs and blue with red, many with three-leaf clover design in body of letter.
Script: The codex is composed of two distinct parts that were early on bound together. Part I (ff. 1-16): Written in delicate Anglicana bookhand. Running titles, trimmed. Part II (ff. 17-74): Written in bold Anglicana bookhand.
Worn, stained, and repaired throughout.
- ff. i + 74 + i : parchment ; 182 x 145 (160 x 118) mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Partially digitized
- Call Number
- Beinecke MS 405
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- Brut Chronicle. 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 405.
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