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Source 2014-04-07 - Lux et Umbra Rare Books - (No title) (Auction/Dealer Catalog)
Transaction Information
Selling Agent(s) Lux et Umbra Rare Books
Seller(s) eBay (firm)
Price 3250.00 USD
Manuscript Details
Titles Bible (fragment)
Liber Ecclesiasticus (Wisdom of Sirach)
Authors Ben Sira‏ (recorded as Joshua ben Sirach, or Jesus the son of Sirach of Jerusalem)
Manuscript Dates C 1240 (1230 to 1251)
Artists Gautier Lebaube Atelier, style
Languages Latin
Materials Parchment
Places Paris, France, Europe
Folios 18 Lines 42 Columns 2
Height 156 Width 104 Alt Size
Hist. Initials Decor. Initials 2
Binding Slightly rubbed binding
Other Info

Manuscript lacks chapter 51 and the last two verses of chapter 50; written in very small and neat gothic bookhand, sometimes referred to as the pearl script;

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Created by Emma Cawlfield on 2014-04-07 12:24pm
Last Updated by jshino on 2016-11-04 11:46:50 -0400
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