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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 233
Description: ff. 40 - In calf over wooden boards, s. XVI/XVII; gilt fleuron in center of front and back panels and small gilt flower at corners of the blind ruled fillets; traces of 2 fore edge clasps. - Belonged in the 17th century to Lambrecht Smoers of Leuwen; in the 18th century to J.B. Dach; in the collection of Prince Baldassare Boncompagni (1821-1894); George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, p. 1796.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 4
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PlimptonMS233_20
Language: Flemish Country: Low Countries Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1-40v
Description: - Parchment - 159 x 105 mm - Up to 33 long lines.
Country: Low CountriesCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVI/XVIISearchable Date Range: 1590 - 1610
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;2 (?)
Script: Early modern cursive; rubrics in an early modern humanistic hand.
Other Decoration: Rubrics in red; tables partially in red; many geometric diagrams.
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: ff. 1-21
Title: Tables for multiplication of measurements of "Diepte" and "lengde" and instructions for use
Language(s): Flemish
Incipit: Hoe datmen de nauolgende tafel van multiplicatie ghebruijcken sal.
Notes: ff. 1-7 contain instructions; ff. 7v-21 contain tables. 
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Text 2: ff. 21v-40
Title: Instructions for calculating areas and volumes of geometrical forms
Language(s): Flemish
Incipit: Hier begint een cort tractaetken, inhoudende hoe datmen alderhande figuren superficialijck ende cubijck nae de rechte conste der Geometrien bequamelijck meten sal ende verst Vanden Circule oft ronde.
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ff. 21v-22   Diagram for diameter of a circle.
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Binding   Back cover.
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