Ceneura [sic] anogarolis scripsi manu mea immaculata
- Ceneura [sic] anogarolis scripsi manu mea immaculata
- Alternative Title
- Epitoma historiarum Pompei Trogi, etc.
- Justinus, Marcus Junianus and Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, ca. 4 B.C.-65 A.D
- Published / Created
- [between 1430 and 1440]
- Publication Place
- Verona (?),
- Contemporary inscription, in gold, in upper margin of f. 2r was apparently added by Genevra Nogarola (1419-1465?). and Manuscript on parchment of Part I: Excerpts from Seneca, Phaedra. Part II: Justinus, Epitoma historiarum Pompei Trogi.
Acquired from L. C. Witten in 1954 by Thomas E. Marston.
Binding: Nineteenth century, Italy. Rigid vellum binding, gold-tooled. Traces of turn-ins and bosses from earlier binding on f. 130 and possibly on f. 1.
One large illuminated initial, f. 3r, 9-line, pink with white highlights on irregular angular ground, blue with white filigree and a thin white line outlining the ground. Filled with a stylized interlacing pattern of white vine-stem, white with green and yellow shading against gold ground. Numerous small initials, 3-line, yellow, on blue or blue and pink grounds with white filigree. Initial heading in gold; running headlines for book numbers in red.
Script: Part I (ff. 1-2, palimpsest): Written by several scribes in humanistic bookhand; for the passages from Seneca, the initial letter for each verse is set between vertical bounding lines. Part II (ff. 3-130): Written by a single scribe, below top line, in humanistic bookhand that sits somewhat above the ruled line; the conclusion of the text on ff. 129v-130r was added by a different hand.
- ff. i + ii + 128 + i : parchment ; 245 x 169 (163 x 100) mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Partially digitized
- Call Number
- Marston MS 279
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- mixed material
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
Justinus, Marcus Junianus
- Subject (Topic)
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
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Justinus, Epitoma Historiarum Pompei Trogi, etc. 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, Marston MS 279.
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