Almanac for 1498.

Accession number: 
PML 127518
[Nuremberg] : [Ambrosius Huber], [approximately 1497-1498]
[1] sheet : illustrations (woodcuts) ; 50 cm (broadside)
Credit Line: 
Purchased on the Lathrop C. Harper C-1 Fund, 1992.

Title and imprint from ISTC and GW.
Incipit: Als man zelt von der gepurt unsers herren Jesu Cristi .M.CCCC.Lxxxxviii.
Printed in Huber's type 1:88G.
PML Checklist dates [Dec. 1497?] based on presumed availability before 1 January 1498.
Text partly printed in red.
76 lines in 1-2 columns, text area: 33.6 (37.5 including woodcut armorials in bottom margin) x 26.1 cm.
Paper format: Median full sheet.
3 woodcut armorials at bottom.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 44.6 x 33 cm.
PML copy preserved from a binding, broadside previously cut in half with loss to edges of paper, some loss of text; paper repaired.

Not bound, mounted to modern paper support.

Hand decoration: Rubrication not required. Annotations: No marginal notations in text.

Hartung & Hartung, Auk. 70, 3 Nov. 1992, lot 220; Pierpont Morgan Library, purchased from Hartung & Hartung on the Lathrop C. Harper C-1 Fund, Nov. 1992.