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Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library,  BANC MS UCB 152
Description: ff. i + 138 + i - Contemporary English tanned leather over bevelled boards, blind-stamped in concentric panels of double-headed eagles, two animals with fleur-de-lys, and two flower tools; evidence of two clasps and bosses. - Mary Whinkop (16th century); Timothy Thornborough (late 16th century); Thomas London of Teberton, Suffolk (1627); Marquess of Bute; acquired by the Bancroft Library UC Berkeley from H. P. Kraus (catalogue n. 180, lot 44)in 1989.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 13
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BANCMSUCB152_1
Language: English Country: England Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1r-138v
Description: - Parchment - 305 x 214 mm - 36 long lines.
Country: EnglandCardinal point:
Region: City: London (?)
Assigned Date: s. XV3/4Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1475
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Anglicana.
Other Decoration: 2-line initials in alternating burnished gold and blue with brown or red pen-flourishing; paraph marks in alternating red and blue; headings in red; capitals within text touched with yellow.
Notes: Copious marginal annotation added by a later hand.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1r-138v
Other Associate: Geoffrey of Monmouth (Galfredus Monumetensis), Wace, Layamon, Peter of Langtoft (Pierre de Langtoft).
Title: Brut Chronicle
Language(s): English
Notes: Manuxcript ends with reign of Henry V. 
Status of text: Lacks first 5 leaves; two each after ff. 5, 70, 97, 136; and the last.
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f. 1r   Ownership note.
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ff. 3v-4r   Catchword; hierarchy of script, décor.
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f. 6r   Calligraphic extensions on top line.
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f. 15v   Ownership note.
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f. 21r   Marginal annotation and alternative chapter number added by later hand.
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ff. 46v-47r   Text scraped away; running titles added by a later hand; beginning of the chronicle of the Norman Conquest.
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f. 51v   Name of St. Thomas of Canterbury struck through.
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ff. 57v-58r   Catchword; text struck through.
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f. 102v   Large initial; marginal chronological annotation in two different systems.
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f. 113v   Capitals within text touched in yellow; running titles added; marginal annotations.
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f. 128r   Space left in text for name.
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f. 136v   Beginning of chronicle of reign of Henry V.
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Front cover.   [No Title for Display]
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