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Name: I Regla et Santa Hermanidad Por Li Cabalheros de Sant Miguel Arcangel Y Sant Bartholome de Burgos

Repository: Ballarat Art Gallery

Settlement: Ballarat

Associated Manuscript Items:
I Regla Por Li Cabalheros de Sant Miguel

Library ref: Ms Crouch 14

Acquisition: purchased in 1947 from Leo Baer of Paris by Col. R. A. Crouch and subsequently presented to the Gallery

Binding: contemporary calf over oak boards; on the covers are blind-tooled three panels with floral sprays, three interlaced cords and St AndrewÕs crosses respectively, enclosing a centre rectangle in which is a cross whose arms and upright are of interlaced cords. Spine damaged. There are holes in the covers for clasps and pins.


Collation: (8)1 (3)2 (4)3-4


Condition: Edges trimmed

Deco desc: red caps; one full-page miniature on Av. depicting Christ crucified with Jerusalem in the background. It is a pen and ink composition, coloured lightly in blue, and brown. There is a frame derived from four blue and gold fillets and bearing the following legend in gold (now much rubbed): O BONE IHESV ILLVMINA[N20] OCVLOS MEOS NE VNQVAM OBDORMIAM IN MORTE NE QVANDO DICAT INIMICVS MEVS PREVALVI ADVERSVS EVM IN MANVS TVAS DOMINE COMENDO SPIRITVM. [N20] Cf. the Septem Versus by Bernardus Clarevallensis, Chevalier, no.27912 Leroquais, Vol.I, pp.32,71ff.

Dimensions: 252 x 175 mm

Extent: i + 19


Hand desc: Spanish littera gothica textualis


Layout: one col. of 23-33 lines

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Orig date: s. xv

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Provenance: three 16c. names on Ar. include the name ÔAlamuyÕ

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 179 I



Support: vellum


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