BetaThis service is in beta.

Colenda Digital Repository

[Shesh kenafayim]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Shesh kenafayim] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Introduction and compilation in 6 divisions of astronomical tables concerning the movements of the sun and moon, solar and lunar eclipses, and the day of the new moon, calculated for the Jewish calendar and the longitude and latitude of Tarascon, Provence, the home of the author.
Creator:
Bonfils, Immanuel ben Jacob,
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
27 leaves : parchment; 164 x 116 (111 x 81) mm. bound to 172 x 127 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn768360880; (OCoLC)768360880; (PU)5316112-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Hebrew.
Provenance:
Sold at auction at Swann Galleries, 19 Dec. 1991, lot 161.; Acquired by Lawrence J. Schoenberg with other Stanitz manuscripts, Sept. 1997.; Formerly owned by David Solomon Sassoon; sold by his family as part of his collection at auction at Sotheby's, 12 May 1981, lot 2.; Sold by Martayan Lan, cat. 11 (1994), no. 60, to John D. Stanitz (Cleveland, Ohio), Ms. 35.; Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2015.
Publisher:
[Italy], 1509.
Relation:
Wings of eagles.; Kanfe nesharim.; Six wings.; https://openn.library.upenn.edu/Data/0001/html/ljs204.html; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5316112; https://colenda.library.upenn.edu/catalog/81431-p3gp4r; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/1338700
Subject:
Jewish astronomy -- Early works to 1800.; Astronomy, Medieval.; Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Tables (documents); Manuscripts, Hebrew; 16th century.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Stanitz, John D.,; Sassoon, David Solomon,; Gallico, Joseph ben Isaac,
Rights:
https://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?
Call Number:
LJS 204
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)