De Forma Libellorum

Scope and Content

Bifolium containing descriptions of libelli and sentences relating to marriage, with a discussion of possessio implicata . The manuscript was probably written in Italy in the first half of the 14th century.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information available at present.


Single item.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Given by Miss W. Myers in 1964.

Other Finding Aids

See R.Watson, 'Descriptive list of fragments of medieval manuscripts in the University of London Library' (1976).

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

270mm x 205mm. 2-line initials in red and blue with simple blue and red ornament; red and blue paraphs; rubricated.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.