Fragment

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett H.b.22 i

Lost manuscript: 

Textual information

Subject: 
Medicine
Author of work: 
Isaac Israeli (trans. Constantinus Africanus)
Title of work: 
Liber urinarum
Section: 
ed. [Lyon: B. Trot,] 1515, fol. cxciii verso and cxcvii recto
Orientation: 
foot to fore-edge
Transcription: 

(left-hand page)¦¦significat complexione corporis vel ... [rubric:] De ypostesi accidentali [text:] [Y]postesis accidentalis diversificatur ... ex loco igitur ypostesis ¦¦

(right-hand page) ¦¦ intelligatur pororum[sic: pilorum] et paucitate eorum vel quia .... nec minuta corpus¦¦

Palaeography

Type of script: 
Gothic
Script detail: 
Textura currens
Place of production: 
England
Date of production: 
s. xiii
s. xiii 1

Material information

Material: 
Parchment
Type of fragment: 
Pastedown
Fragment type detail: 
pastedown, front, in situ
Element of folio: 
bifolium, lacking only top margin
Ruling: 
ruled in plummet for text and gloss, with two sets of out double binding lines
Decoration: 

Rubricated section heading.

Further information

Bibliography: 

Ker, Pastedowns, no. 29.

Date last updated: 
Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 08:53
Colchester Harsnett H.b.22 i

Dimensions

Fragment: 

313mm (h) x 197mm (w)

Number of lines: 
28
Number of columns: 
1 + 2 cols of gloss (texts 1 and 3) to each folio
Height of minims: 
2mm
Space between lines: 
5mm
Height of written space: 
135mm
Width of written space: 
75mm
Lower margin: 
62mm
Inner margin: 
37mm
Width of text 1: 
20mm
Reservation 1: 
3mm
Reservation 2: 
3mm
Width of text 3: 
23mm
Outer margin: 
10mm
Height of minims (gloss): 
1mm