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  • The Book of the White Earl (MS. Laud Misc. 610)
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  • Augustine, De verbis domini (MS Burney 37)

    Library or archive where the manuscript kept
    London, British Library
    Catalogue Number (Shelfmark)
    MS Burney 37
    Language
    Latin
    Script
    Protogothic
    Century
    XII
    Origin
    Germany
    Official Foliation
    197
    Dimensions
    310 x 195

    Contains the text De verbis domini by St. Augustine, preceded by (ff. 1v-2v) a table of contents. Manuscript written in 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 12th century in Germany.

    Decorations: 1 large initial in green, blue, gold outlined in red, and silver (tarnished to metallic black), at the beginning of the sermons based on Matthew (f. 3). 2 large initials infilled with foliage in red, or red and other colours (ff. 77v, 107v), at the beginning of the sermons based on Luke and John respectively. 3 small initials green or blue, and gold outlined in red, or silver (tarnished to metallic black) (ff. 1v, 2, 2v). 1 zoomorphic initial in red and brown (f. 93v). Small initals in plain orange-red. A drawing of a human male bearded head added in a margin (f. 31).

     

    Augustine, De verbis domini (MS Burney 37) Illustrations

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    Augustine, De verbis domini (MS Burney 37) - Foliate and interlace initial letter CPage (Folio): 107v

    Foliate and interlace initial letter C

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