Liber Oridinis Rerum ("Esse-essencia-Glossar"), 15th century (MS Latin Kentucky I)


  • Latin
  • German



  • Identifier: MS LAT KY I
  • Summary: A fifteenth century Latin-to-German glossary of the natural world.
  • Origin: Westfalia, 15th century
  • Decoration: Limited decoration. One five-line rubricated initial E (fol. 1r), with some yellow ornamentation. One circular graph (fol. 1v) with red and black letters, and yellow illumination. Rubrication throughout to mark sections.
  • Provenance: Formerly bound with S. Brigitta, 1466.
  • Notes: Water stains throughout. Ruled in ink for two columns.
  • Script: Late Gothic cursiva libraria. Ältere gothische Buchkursive
  • Support: Paper
  • Binding: none
  • Layout: Two columns, 43-47 lines per column.

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