26 sheets of miscellaneous pages from German business accounts and other documents, c.1600-60, cut to uniform size and used in book bindings. There are also 5 parchment scraps from a possibly 15th century service book, some with traces of an illuminated initial, removed from book bindings by Jack Lunzer, 1982.
German Business Accounts used as Book Bindings
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.9254
- Dates of Creationc.15th century - 17th century
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 envelope
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Conditions Governing Access
Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Presented by Jack Lunzer, 1994.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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