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Oxford, Merton College (GB): 119.F.16(3)

ISTC No.ib00525970
TitleIyov (...) Divre hayamim. Comm: Levi ben Gershom, Solomon ben Isaac, Joseph ben Simeon Kara, Pseudo- Solomon ben Isaac)
ImprintNaples : Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser, 26 Sept. 1487
FormatChancery f°
Languageheb
SubjectBible
Keywordscommentary
Periodclassical

Description of Copy

Copy Id02124332
Holding InstitutionOxford, Merton College (GB)
Shelfmark119.F.16(3)
Also bound with this copyTehillim. Comm: David Kimhi
. - Naples : Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser, 28 Mar. 1487 [ib00525870] (MEI id: 02124328)
Mishle. Comm: Immanuel ben Solomon of Rome)
. - [Naples] : [Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser], [between 28 Mar. and 26 Sept. 1487] [ib00525940] (MEI id: 02124331)
NoteCreated by Rahel Fronda.
Size of leaves252 × 187 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1

Provenance 1550 - 1650

Areaa-tu
Time period1550 - 1650
Provenance nameAnonymous Jewish owner, 1550-1650 [Person; Former Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Method of acquisitionunknown
Manuscript notesThis owner has written a few marginal comments and corrections in Hebrew, as well as added accents to some of the biblical text and chapter numbers in Hebrew to the margins. It is possible that the same person also decorated the incipit of the book of Job and prepared a textual illustration to the portion of hanging the sons of Haman in the book of Esther. In addition, multiple notes in Hebrew on verso of last leaf that have been later pasted over with paper (and are currently illegible) may have been left by the same hand.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
CompletionsYes
SupplementsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
DrawingsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1673

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk-en
Time period - 1673
Provenance nameRobert Huntington, 1637 - 1701 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Scholar, Religious)
Provenance TypeInscription
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteProvenance name 'Robertus Huntington' with his shelfmark 127 at head of leaf 2 of Psalms.
Method of acquisitionunknown
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1673 -

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk
Time period1673 -
Provenance nameOxford, Merton College , 1264 - [Corporate body; Present Owner] (University, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteMerton College bookplate (type 1: Collegium Mertonense in Universitate Oxon) on pastedown of the upper board.
Method of acquisitionDonation
Binding note17th century calf over pasteboards; with blind tooling, double panels and fleurons; sewn on four supports; fragments of early prints with manuscript notes used as binding waste; marbled text block edges; blind tooling on spine; with spine title; repaired and rebacked.
Binding date17th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialPaper
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions259 × 203 × 125 mm
TitlingTooled
ToolingBlind
EdgesMarbled
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Historic Shelfmark127, Robertus Huntington (Shelfmark pattern No.: 127)
40.E.4. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 40.4. )
A.1.17.Art. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 1.17.)
77.E.6. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.6. )
77.H.23. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.23. )
77.H.11. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.11.)
B.3.4.Art. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 3.4.)
25.G.17. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 25.17. )
30.F.8. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 30.8. )
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2018-05-10 13:42:39

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Oxford, Merton College (GB): 119.F.16(3)

ISTC No.ib00525970
TitleIyov (...) Divre hayamim. Comm: Levi ben Gershom, Solomon ben Isaac, Joseph ben Simeon Kara, Pseudo- Solomon ben Isaac)
ImprintNaples : Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser, 26 Sept. 1487
FormatChancery f°
Languageheb
SubjectBible
Keywordscommentary
Periodclassical

Description of Copy

Copy Id02124332
Holding InstitutionOxford, Merton College (GB)
Shelfmark119.F.16(3)
Also bound with this copyTehillim. Comm: David Kimhi
. - Naples : Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser, 28 Mar. 1487 [ib00525870] (MEI id: 02124328)
Mishle. Comm: Immanuel ben Solomon of Rome)
. - [Naples] : [Joseph ben Jacob Ashkenazi Gunzenhauser], [between 28 Mar. and 26 Sept. 1487] [ib00525940] (MEI id: 02124331)
NoteCreated by Rahel Fronda.
Size of leaves252 × 187 mm
Copy FeaturesComplete
Support material (book)Paper
Watermark1

Provenance 1550 - 1650

Areaa-tu
Time period1550 - 1650
Provenance nameAnonymous Jewish owner, 1550-1650 [Person; Former Owner] (Unknown)
Provenance TypeManuscript Notes
Method of acquisitionunknown
Manuscript notesThis owner has written a few marginal comments and corrections in Hebrew, as well as added accents to some of the biblical text and chapter numbers in Hebrew to the margins. It is possible that the same person also decorated the incipit of the book of Job and prepared a textual illustration to the portion of hanging the sons of Haman in the book of Esther. In addition, multiple notes in Hebrew on verso of last leaf that have been later pasted over with paper (and are currently illegible) may have been left by the same hand.
Ms. notes (frequency)A few
Location in BookThroughout
CorrectionsYes
CompletionsYes
SupplementsYes
Structuring the textYes
CommentsYes
DrawingsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1673

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk-en
Time period - 1673
Provenance nameRobert Huntington, 1637 - 1701 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Scholar, Religious)
Provenance TypeInscription
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteProvenance name 'Robertus Huntington' with his shelfmark 127 at head of leaf 2 of Psalms.
Method of acquisitionunknown
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1673 -

PlaceOxford (Geonames Id: 2640729)
Areae-uk
Time period1673 -
Provenance nameOxford, Merton College , 1264 - [Corporate body; Present Owner] (University, No characterisation/lay)
Provenance TypeExlibris
Bibliographic Evidence
Shelfmark
NoteMerton College bookplate (type 1: Collegium Mertonense in Universitate Oxon) on pastedown of the upper board.
Method of acquisitionDonation
Binding note17th century calf over pasteboards; with blind tooling, double panels and fleurons; sewn on four supports; fragments of early prints with manuscript notes used as binding waste; marbled text block edges; blind tooling on spine; with spine title; repaired and rebacked.
Binding date17th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialPaper
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Binding Dimensions259 × 203 × 125 mm
TitlingTooled
ToolingBlind
EdgesMarbled
Writing on edgesNone
GaufferedNo
Historic Shelfmark127, Robertus Huntington (Shelfmark pattern No.: 127)
40.E.4. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 40.4. )
A.1.17.Art. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 1.17.)
77.E.6. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.6. )
77.H.23. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.23. )
77.H.11. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 77.11.)
B.3.4.Art. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 3.4.)
25.G.17. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 25.17. )
30.F.8. (Shelfmark pattern No.: 30.8. )
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2018-05-10 13:42:39