Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 170 (T.8.2)
Date of Creation: Between 1399 and 1599
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Evangelivm Secvndvm S. Ioannem. Graece.
Mithridatis, Epistvlarvm Brvti Collectio. Graece.
On i, 2 recto in late XVII> Cent. hand: 22/42. [Beneath (following an erasure) in, probably, contemporary hand with this:] Balthasar Hydoreus Arnemius | sibi et suis comparauit | [in another hand]: Aristotelis 2 Ethica | [Greek characters].
On 8, 1 recto in XVII. Cent. hand: [Greek characters] Reinutius Florentinus, qui has epistolas | Latine convertit dictionem [Greek characters] non habet (?).
In the rubric in 8, 5 recto the Greek capital P is written R.
Epistle XXXIV. is the last in T.6.14, which see.
The XIII. Cent. Gospel fragment attached to the front board ends: signantes lapidem cum custodibus = S. Matt. xxvii. 66.
See other copy of 2 in T.6.14.
[Formerly P.3.2; S.9.141].
T.8.2. Evangelion to kata Joannen (e 562) (f. 1), and Mithridates, Sunagoge ton Broutou epistolon (ed. R. Hercher, Epistolographi Graeci, Paris, 1873) (f. 59). s.xvi1.
Paper (watermark similar to Briquet 1711, 1726, 1734, early 16th cent.). 82 ff. 142 x 105. 1 col. 20 ll. i-vi8, vii10, viii-x8. German binding. To: Balthasar Hydoreus Arnemius; Pieter Burman jun. (Ian C. Cunningham, Greek Manuscripts in Scotland. Edinburgh, NLS, 1982).
Lot 3634 in the sale of Burmann's MSS, 1779
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 5/8 x 4 1/8, ff. 82, beautifully written in single cols. of 20 lines, each 4 x 2 3/4, margined with faded red ink, not ruled, no signatures, catchwords, or foliation, rubrics (in 2) and rubricated paragraph marks, (two) spaces left for illuminated initials, clean, well preserved, no marginalia, (Scrivener, Evang. 522., Tischendorf, Evang. 562.) fol. sec. [Greek characters] Cent. XV.-XVI.
Binding: Original, beech boards, covered white pigskin, blind-tooled with lines in panels, floral stamps enclosed in squares and hexagons, panelled back, vellum straps, brass clasp and catch entire, vellum fragment of XIII. Cent. Latin Gospel in the binding, strips from the same up the middle of fly-leaf quires. Cent. XV.-XVI.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 128.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Bible
Bibliography: Ian C. Cunningham, Greek Manuscripts in Scotland: summary catalogue, with addendum (Edinburgh, 1982); Evangelion to kata Joannen (e 562) (f. 1), and Mithridates, Sunagoge ton Broutou epistolon (ed. R. Hercher, Epistolographi Graeci, Paris, 1873); John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 127-128.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Marcus Junius Brutus
author: John Saint, Apostle
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