Item Info

Item No: mcai630231
Additional Title: Bible
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: front 63:23
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Jerome's prologue to the Eusebian Canon Tables
Notes: These leaves seem to form a group because of the consistency of the leaf and text measurements and the ruling pattern; leaves are paginated with pencil numbers in the upper left-hand corner of each side of each leaf.
Notes: This leaf is from a set of thirty-one leaves that were cut from a single manuscript that once comprised a complete Bible.

This page begins the preface to the Eusebian canon tables, which were usually placed before the Gospel of Matthew and show the correspondences between the four Gospels texts.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1600029
Country: Country:Germany

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1399
Image Dimensions Width: 479 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E M 63:1-31