Fragment of manuscript bifolium from the Liber ad Almansorem,; between 1200 and 1225? - Colenda Digital Repository
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Fragment of manuscript bifolium from the Liber ad Almansorem,; between 1200 and 1225?

Title:
Fragment of manuscript bifolium from the Liber ad Almansorem, between 1200 and 1225?
Abstract:
Upper half of a bifolium from Gherardo da Cremona's 12th-century Latin translation of al-Rāzī's Arabic medical encyclopedia, copied in Gothic textualis script in the early 13th century, possibly in Italy. The running titles refer to Book VIIII and Book X and give the author's name as Rasis. One heading refers to the effects of an ulcer (apostema). Each page is written in 2 columns; the incomplete columns have up to 23 lines. 2-line initials alternate between blue with red flourishing and red with blue flourishing; paragraph marks in blue; rubrication in red. Substantial glossing in same ink as main text in smaller script in margins. Prickings visible on one edge.
Creator:
Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Zakarīyā,
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
1 leaf : parchment; 107-116 x 384 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn794930992; (OCoLC)794930992; (PU)5761416-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Latin.
Provenance:
Sold by Philip J. Pirages, cat. 45 (Nov. 2000), no. 985, to Lawrence J. Schoenberg.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2012.; Gift of Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2016.
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5761416
Subject:
Medicine -- Early works to 1800.; Medicine, Arab.; Fragments.; Translations.; Manuscripts, Latin; 13th century.; Manuscripts, Medieval.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Gherardo,; Schoenberg, Lawrence J.,
Call Number:
Oversize LJS 391
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)