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Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library,  MS Lat 268
Description: ff. 226 - Bound in old wooden boards and red velvet to which has been affixed an ivory plaque with the standing figures of the Virgin, Jesus and St. John, surrounded by a filigree frame studded with garnets and four intaglios. - Belonged, ca. 1600, to the Bibliotheca Beggardorum of Utrecht; in 1820, to Jean-Guillaume Germain, 385 rue de Tongres (Maestricht?); Charles Sumner (1811-1874). - De Ricci, p. 1017 (listed as Sumner 68); Bond and Faye, p. 244.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Dutch Country: Netherlands Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-226v
Description: - Parchment - 210 x 150 mm
Country: NetherlandsCardinal point:
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Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1466, June 28
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Scribe(s): Johannes Test
Script: gothic
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Notes: Latin Written by Fr. Johannes Test "natus de Embrica" (Emmerich) (inscribed, f. 204r).
Number of Texts: 3

Text 1: ff. 3r-206r
Author: David von Augsburg ?-1271
Title: Profectus religiosorum
Language(s): Dutch

Text 2: ff. 206r-209r
Author: Bernard of Clairvaux
Title: Epistel tot sinen Broederen
Language(s): Dutch

Text 3: ff. 209r-226v
Title: Dat Spiegel der Monicken
Language(s): Dutch