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Digital Scriptorium
Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library,  BANC MS UCB 020
Description: ff. i + 61 - Calf gilt, 18th century. - Acquired by the Bancroft Library UC Berkeley from Sotheby's (16 July 1966, lot 250). Previous call number t2MS BS2833 L15.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 7
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Part 1: ff. 1-61
Description: - Parchment - 144 x 108 mm - 25 lines ruled in lead.
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIISearchable Date Range: 1100 - 1199
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Gothic.
Figurative Decoration: One large initial terminating in three monstrous heads.
Other Decoration: 3 painted initials decorated with silver; large initials in blue, red, and occasionally green; 1-line initials within text in alternating red and blue; 1 to 4 lines of display capitals accompany all large initials.
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: ff. 1-55v
Title: Bible, N.T., Apocrypha
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Includes the spurious letter from Cromatius and Heliodorus to St. Jerome and his reply, ff. 1-2v. 
Not Availablef. 1   Geometric initial; display capitals; shadow from silver on verso.

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Not Availablef. 1v   Foliate initial on silver ground; shadow from silver on recto.

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Not Availablef. 8   Flourished initial.

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Not Availablef. 21   Quire signed on first recto "a."

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Not Availablef. 42   Flourished initial; line filler.

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Not Availableff. 46v-47   Painted initials; display script.

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Not Availablef. 52v   Flourished initial.

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Text 2: ff. 56-61v
Title: Seven petitions of the Lord's Prayer
Language(s): Latin
Status of text: Possibly lacks two leaves before the last.