Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection
Leaf with the end of Amos, the prologue and entire text of Obadiah, and the prologue to and beginning of Jonas Catalogue 5, Bible 'A'
Catalogue 5, Bible 'A'
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Recto: Header, "MOS." Left column, flourished initial "V"; chapter division "VIII." Right column, historiated "V" initial containing two figures; inhabited initial "A." Verso: Header, "IO." Left column, historiated initial "E"; illuminated intial "I." Right column, flourished initial "C"; chapter division "II."
Text in Latin. Text identification: Leaf with the end of Amos, the prologue and entire text of Obadiah, and the prologue to and beginning of Jonas Text: recto. Rubric: "Incipit liber abdie pro | phete." The Book of Obediah opens: "Visio Abdiae," (The vision of Obadiah). verso. Rubric: "Incip(it) lo | nas p(ro)pheta." Prologue to the Book of Jonas: "Ionas columba" Jonas opens: "Et f(a)ct(u)m e(st) verb(um) | domini..." (The word of the Lord came...) 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 Amos, the prologue and entire text of Obadiah, and the prologue to and beginning of Jonas Catalogue 5, Bible 'A'" (2001). Sacred Leaves Manuscript Collection. 30.