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Lawrence, University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library,  Pryce MS C2:1 (formerly Y 103)
Description: Fragment - Originally part of a manuscript that is now Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, MS 557 - Bertram Colgrave and Ann Hyde, "Two Recently Discovered Leaves from Old English Manuscripts," Speculum37 (1962) 60-78. (cited as Y 103). Christine Franzen, The Tremulous Hand of Worcester(Oxford, 1991) pp. 29n, 38-44, 54, 79. (cited as Y 103).
Notes:-Recto now stained a reddish brown from glue and leather; the leather cover to which the recto was glued has an offset impression.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
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Part 1: Fragment
Description: - Parchment - 219 x 163 mm - 23 remaining long lines (originally there were most likely 27), ruled in drypoint
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: West MidlandsCity: Worcester, probably
Assigned Date: s. XI1Searchable Date Range: 1000 - 1050
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Insular minuscule
Other Decoration: Red washes on sentence initials; exaggerated descenders in last line of verso
Notes: 16 marginal and interlinear glosses added in the early 13th century by the Tremulous Hand of Worcester
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: recto-verso
Title: Legend of the Holy Cross before Christ
Language(s): Old English; Latin
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