Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection
Leaf with the end of Luke, and a prologue to and beginning of the Gospel of John Catalogue 7, Bible 'A'
Catalogue 7, Bible 'A'
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Recto: Header, "JOHS." Left column, decorated initial "H." Right column, inhabited initial "I." Verso: Header, "JO." Right column, flourished initial "E"; chapter division "II."
Text in Latin. Text identification: Leaf with the end of Luke, and a prologue to and beginning of the Gospel of John Text: recto. Rubric (left column): "P(ro)log(us) in libe(r) ioh(ann)is | evang(e)liste." Prologue to John; "hic est | ioh(ann)es."Rubric (right column): "Incipit lib(er) io | hannis | evan | g(e)lis | te." John begins: "In p(ri)ncipio erat | v(er)bum," (In the beginning was the Word...). Original image found in: Sacred leaves: bibles in the age of gothic cathedrals. Items in this collection are only available online; we do not have physical copies of these items in the USF Library's Special Collections. The original items were returned to the donor.
Manuscripts, Latin, France, Illumination of books and manuscripts
1 leaf (56 lines) : vellum ; 19.8 x 13.5 cm.
Manuscripts, Latin; Illumination of books and manuscripts
University of South Florida
University of South FloridaTampa Campus Library, "Leaf with the end of Luke, and a prologue to and beginning of the Gospel of John Catalogue 7, Bible 'A'" (2001). Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection. 21.