Sermones de tempore

Record ID: 
77177
Accession number: 
MS B.53
Title: 
Sermones de tempore
Created: 
Tuscany, Italy, February 3, 1400.
Binding: 
17th century blind-tooled brown morocco.
Credit: 
Bequest of Curt F. Bühler; 1985.
Description: 
158 leaves (2 columns, 43 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 330 x 230 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by Curt F. Bühler in May 1967 from Lathrop C. Harper, New York (Cat. 26, no. 259).
Notes: 

Ms. written and decorated in Tuscany, signed by by an Honofrius, son of Johannes de Luca, and dated Feb. 3, 1400.
Translated by Giovanni da Tossignano.
Scribe: at least three scribes worked on this manuscript and the one now known as Pierpont Morgan Library. MS B.52; the last scribe has signed himself Honofrius, son of Johannes de Luca, and dated the manuscript: Hoc opus scriptum est per me Honofrium filium Johannes de Luca mensis Februarii die tertio MCCCC.
Decoration: numerous filigree initials.

Script: 
textura
Language: 
Italian
Century: 
Classification: