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Berkeley CA, Univ. of California, Bancroft Library (US): IG4 .S87 ZZ 1481j

ISTC No.ij00099000
AuthorJacobus de Voragine
TitleLegenda aurea sanctorum, sive Lombardica historia
Imprint[Strassburg : Printer of the 1481 'Legenda aurea'], 1481
Format
Languagelat
SubjectHagiography
Keywordsliterature devotional; liturgy
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id00201197
Holding InstitutionBerkeley CA, Univ. of California, Bancroft Library (US)
ShelfmarkIG4 .S87 ZZ 1481j
NoteRecord created by David Faulds.
Size of leaves298 × 210 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
No rubrication
Reuse of manuscript leaves
Chain-hole
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1481 - 1500

Time period1481 - 1500
Provenance nameAnonymous [Person; Annotator]
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
NoteOccasional marginal annotations in the first quarter of the volume.
Method of acquisitionunknown
Binding noteOriginal monastic binding of wooden boards covered with leather, chased brass bosses and corner-pieces. Old shelfmark paper label at head of spine.
Binding date15th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
FurnitureYes
Binding statusOriginal binding (not significantly altered)
Binding Dimensions308 × 217 × 103 mm
TitlingNone
ToolingBlind
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookFirst half
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1927 - 1955

PlacePiedmont (Geonames Id: 5382514)
Arean-us-ca
Time period1927 - 1955
Provenance nameMoffitt, James K., 1865-1955 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Business, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
NoteMoffitt's notebook records that he purchased the volume in May 1927 for $121.
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price121 U.S. dollar
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1955 -

PlaceBerkeley (Geonames Id: 5327684)
Arean-us-ca
Time period1955 -
Provenance nameBancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Method of acquisitionBequest
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2016-04-19 20:08:54

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Berkeley CA, Univ. of California, Bancroft Library (US): IG4 .S87 ZZ 1481j

ISTC No.ij00099000
AuthorJacobus de Voragine
TitleLegenda aurea sanctorum, sive Lombardica historia
Imprint[Strassburg : Printer of the 1481 'Legenda aurea'], 1481
Format
Languagelat
SubjectHagiography
Keywordsliterature devotional; liturgy
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id00201197
Holding InstitutionBerkeley CA, Univ. of California, Bancroft Library (US)
ShelfmarkIG4 .S87 ZZ 1481j
NoteRecord created by David Faulds.
Size of leaves298 × 210 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
No rubrication
Reuse of manuscript leaves
Chain-hole
Support material (book)Paper

Provenance 1481 - 1500

Time period1481 - 1500
Provenance nameAnonymous [Person; Annotator]
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
NoteOccasional marginal annotations in the first quarter of the volume.
Method of acquisitionunknown
Binding noteOriginal monastic binding of wooden boards covered with leather, chased brass bosses and corner-pieces. Old shelfmark paper label at head of spine.
Binding date15th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
FurnitureYes
Binding statusOriginal binding (not significantly altered)
Binding Dimensions308 × 217 × 103 mm
TitlingNone
ToolingBlind
EdgesUncoloured
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookFirst half
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1927 - 1955

PlacePiedmont (Geonames Id: 5382514)
Arean-us-ca
Time period1927 - 1955
Provenance nameMoffitt, James K., 1865-1955 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Business, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
NoteMoffitt's notebook records that he purchased the volume in May 1927 for $121.
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price121 U.S. dollar
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1955 -

PlaceBerkeley (Geonames Id: 5327684)
Arean-us-ca
Time period1955 -
Provenance nameBancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley [Corporate body; Present Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Method of acquisitionBequest
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2016-04-19 20:08:54