Collection of Parchments


Historical Documents of the Grant Duchy of Lithuania
Popes Letters
Historical Documents of France
Historical Documents of Italy
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Catalogue

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BRIEF DESCRIPTIONS

[F101-137] [F101-138] [F101-139] [F101-140] [F101-141]

F101-18, F101-34, F101-83, F101-90, F101-136

 



LNMMB F101-137

The fragment of a medical essay.

Authenticity
Copy.
Place and date of issue
Unknown (~ 15th c.).
Author
Unidentified.
Language
Latin.
Illumination
The text is embellished with the ornamented initials of red and blue colour,  some words in the text are written in red paint.
Materials
Parchment, ink, paint.
Dimensions
Single sheet format, format 2o: 21.1 x 28.9 cm.
The text is written in two columns, containing 49 lines each, the column - 8.2 x 23.6 cm.

 



LNMMB F101-138 

A leaf of the Missal with prayers for  the week before Easter (St Mark's Gospel, XIV.1-27).

Authenticity
Copy.
Place and date of issue
Unknown (~ 15th c.).
Language
Latin.
Illumination
Leaf  #1: the lettering of the text is adorned with red paint.
Leaf  #1’: the initials of red and blue colour (the body-height varies from 1 cm to 7 cm), some fragments of the text are written in red paint.
Material
Parchment, ink, paint.
Dimensions
Single sheet format, format 2o: 21.1 x 28.9 cm.
The text is written in two columns with remaining 31 line in each column (the bottom of the leaf has been trimmed).




LNMMB F101-139

Fragments of an essay on physics.

Authenticity
Copy.
Place and date of issue
Unknown [15th c.(?), no later than 1521].
Author
Unidentified.
Language
Latin.
Illumination
The initial “P” (1 cm) has an inscribed facial image; a part of the text (from two fragments) is written in red paint.
Material
Parchment, ink, and paint.
Dimensions
4 fragments: two parts of the leaf cut in two – 6.9 x 16.7 cm and 7.3 x 16.9 cm; two remaining pieces of the other leaf – 1.4 x 16.7 cm and 0.5 x 16.9 cm.

 



LNMMB F101-140

The fragment of an essay about liturgy.

Authenticity
Copy.
Place and date of issue
Unknown (~ 16th c.).
Author
Unidentified.
Language
Latin.
Illumination
Tekstas pagražintas raudonos ir mėlynos spalvos ornamentuotu inicialu U, atskiros teksto raidės paryškintos raudonais ir mėlynais dažais. The text is adorned with the initial T (L. 1’), decorated with ornamentation. Some letters of the text are highlighted in red and blue paint. 
Material
Parchment, ink, and paint.
Dimensions
Fragment of a leaf: 17.1 x 15.1 cm.
The text runs in two columns 7 cm wide, containing the remaining 31 line each.

 



F101-141

The fragment of a religious song-book.

Authenticity
Copy.
Place and date of issue
Unknown (not later than the end of 16th c.).
Language
Latin.
Illumination
Initials "D", "G", "S" (4 cm).
Material
Parchment, ink, and red paint.
Dimensions
Fragment of a leaf: 35.2 x 23 cm.

F101-18, F101-34, F101-83, F101-90, F101-136


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