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Name: Franciscus de Mayronibus OFM Conflatus in Librum Primum Sententiarum

Repository: Saint Paschal's College

Settlement: Box Hill

Associated Manuscript Items:
OFM Conflatus in Librum Primum Sententiarum

Library ref: no shelf-mark

Acquisition: not known

Binding: contemporary binding of calf over oak boards; covers have two panels, one with agnus dei in lozenges, the other with griffins and fleurs-de-lis in lozenges, all blind-tooled; remains of two leather straps and clasps; no spine.

Catchwords: Catchwords agree

Collation: (11)1 (12)2-16 (10)17 (12)18 Quire 1 lacks the first sheet


Condition: Edges trimmed Fly-leaf A has been cut in half vertically. There are wormholes in A-B and 1-4.

Deco desc: blue caps with red penwork and marginal scrolls; some running in brown ink.

Dimensions: 325 x 220 mm

Extent: v + 213


Hand desc: French littera hybrida currens


Layout: two cols each of 50-2 lines

Library ref alt:

List bibl: C. Kelly OFM, ÔFranciscan Scholarship in the Middle Ages - II Catholic Review, Vol.V (1949), pp.2l3-14; K. V. Sinclair, ÔManuscrits mŽdiŽvaux dÕorigine franciscaine en AustralieÕ, Archivum Franciscanum Historicum, Vol.LVII (1964), pp.367-8.

Music notation:


Orig date: s. xv1

Orig place:


Provenance: across the back cover is a label with a title in a contemporary hand ÔConflactus francisci de MayronisÕ; inside back cover in a 15c. hand is ÔMasticatio mirabiliter conditorum cotidie / cum argumento sui conseruat a dolentibusÕ Br. in 16c. hand ÔPhilippe and Mary by the grace of God kinge and quene of YnglandeÕ; inside front cover is the number Ô11Õ; date of acquisition is not known; no shelf-mark.

Record hist source: Sinclair no. 180


Signatures: quire signatures

Support: vellum


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