Encheiridon

Record ID: 
77175
Accession number: 
MS B.51
Title: 
Encheiridon
Created: 
Italy, 16th century.
Binding: 
18th-century (?) mottled calf with, as yet, unidentified arms (an anchor above a crescent, in chief a crescent between 2 stars of 5 points) laid into gold-tooled brown calf.
Credit: 
Bequest of Curt F. Bühler; 1985.
Description: 
28 leaves (1 column, 25-28 lines), bound : paper ; 223 x 157 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by Curt F. Bühler at Sotheby's (London, Feb. 20, 1967, lot 155).
Notes: 

Ms. written in Italy, 16th century.
An Italian translation from Politian's Latin translation from the original Greek that was done for Lorenzo de'Medici.
This may be the translator's autograph manuscript--Cf. PML files.

Script: 
cursive
Language: 
Italian
Classification: