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San Francisco, State of California, Sutro Collection,  Sutro Collection MS 02
Description: ff. 69 - Bound, s. XV, in half calf over squared wooden boards, wrapped with two purple ribbons, 5 brass bosses on spine with evidence of 5 others; clasp missing. - Inside front cover: Ex bibliotheca Com. Eq. Fabricii Orsini Rilli di Poppi. N. 263 in a Sotheby sale, ca. 1890 (according to De Ricci); Adolph Sutro (1830-1898), mayor of San Francisco. - De Ricci, p. 26 as n. 2.
Notes:-Burnt on fore edge, possibly from the 1906 fire in San Francisco that destroyed most of the Sutro Collection.
Acknowledgments: - This description provided by D. J. Dutschke and C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 5
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/SutroCollectionMS02_12
Language: Italian Country: Italy Century: 14th

Part 1: ff. 1-69v
Description: - Paper - Briquet 10489 and another similar to Briquet 11659-1168. - 294 x 220 mm - Gatherings of 12 leaves; 30-39 long lines frame ruled in lead.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIVexSearchable Date Range: 1385 - 1399
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1392
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 2 breaking between ff. 17v-18
Scribe(s): Jachopo di Domenicho vinattiere de' Seghalorzi di Firenze
Script: Mercantesca; cancelleresca.
Other Decoration:
Notes: Date and scribe's name on f. 1, in the opening rubric: "M ccc lxxxxii . . . lo scrisse Jachopo di Domenicho vinattiere de Seghalorzi di Firenze." Parchment reinforcing strips around the back of each quire.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-68v; f. 69r-v blank
Author: Aldobrandino da Siena
Other Associate: Zucchero Bencivenni, translator from French to Italian
Title: Re'gime du corps
Title: M ccc lxxxxii. Qui chomincia la fisicha del maestro Aldobrandino da Siena il quale chonpuose in linghua franciescha della santa del chorpo del uomo e di ciaschuno nenbro per se traslatata in volghare per ser Zucchero Bencivenni notaio fiorentino . . .
Language(s): Italian
Incipit: Domene dio per sua grande possanza tutto il mondo istabilito
Status of text: Ends defectively in chapter 165 of the 180 in the chapter list (ff. 1-4v).
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f. 1   Opening of chapter list with the statement of author, title, translator, scribe and date.
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f. 5   Flourished initial.
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ff. 17v-18   Change of hand.
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f. 68v   Text ending defectively.
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