Constitutiones Clementinae

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  • Reference
      GB 193 TAK/1/19
  • Dates of Creation
      1300 - 1350
  • Language of Material
      Latin  Primary text in a clean, neat Gothic formata, gloss in a more fluid textualis, a few minor marginal notes in cursiva.
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Text from Clement V's Constitutiones Clementinae. Written in England. First glossed line 1r: monachi . si(m)pli : loq(uentia) un(de) de o(mn)ib(us) intelligit(er). First primary text line 1r: p(rae)mittit(er) b(e)n(e)ficor(um). First glossed line 1v: ut hii . qui cu(m) hus . (con)cor . (et) u\n/oq(ue) h(oc) ca(m)pus (con)suetudine(m). First primary text line 1v: iuare uolentes : hoc edic


de Hamel, Christopher. 'Phillipps Fragments in Tokyo,' in The Medieval Book and a Modern Collector: Essays in Honor of Toshiyuki Takamiya, eds. Takami Matsuda, Richard A. Linenthal, and John Scahill. D. S. Brewer & Yushodo Press Ltd.: 2004. Pp. 19-44.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Single parchment leaf in double columns with glossing, staining on recto from use as binding material with some rubbing and fading of ink, small hole in lower margin slightly affecting text, traces of pencil ruling. Parchment dimensions 360 x 237 mm, total written space 320 x 200 mm, space between columns 16 mm, text columns 85 and 98 mm, 68 lines of gloss enclosing the two 17-line columns of the primary text. Red and blue paragraph marks in both gloss and primary text, red chapter marks in upper margins.

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