Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection
Leaf with two prologues to Maccabees, and the beginning of I Maccabees Catalogue 16, Bible 'B'
Catalogue 16, Bible 'B'
Download Full Text (5.4 MB)
Recto: Header, "BEOR I." Left column, decorated initials, "M" and "E." Verso: Header, "MACHA." Right column, flourished initial "I"; chapter division "II."
Text in Latin. Text identification: Leaf with two prologues to Maccabees, and the beginning of I Maccabees Text: recto. Rubric: "Explicit p(ro)logu(us) Inci | pit liber machabeor(um) primus." 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 (50 lines) : vellum ; 19.2 x 14 cm.
Manuscripts, Latin; Illumination of books and manuscripts
University of South Florida
University of South FloridaTampa Campus Library, "Leaf with two prologues to Maccabees, and the beginning of I Maccabees Catalogue 16, Bible 'B'" (2001). Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection. 3.