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Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library,  BANC MS UCB 017
Description: ff. i + 92 - Light brown doeskin over wooden boards, 15th century; two clasps and catches missing; flyleaf from another manuscript. - Benedictine monastery of St. Mathias at Trier (11th century); Dr.Leander van Ess of Darmstadt (1772-1847); Sir Thomas Phillipps (1823), his n. 391; acquired by TBL UC Berkeley from Sotheby's (30 November 1965, lot 4). Formerly 2MS BS1235 H5Q2.
Number of Parts: 2 - Number of Images Available: 17
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BANCMSUCB017_1
Language: Latin Country: Germany Century: 11th 12th

Part 1: ff. 1r-92r
Description: - Parchment - 250 x 170 mm - 2 columns of 38 lines ruled with hard point.
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City: Trier
Assigned Date: s. XI2Searchable Date Range: 1050 - 1099
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: Several; scribe 1 ff. 1v-89; additions, f.1 and ff. 89-92, in several hands.
Script: Transitional and gothic scripts; incipits in rustic capitals.
Other Decoration: 8 initials with red interlace and foliate decoration, some with yellow infilling, ranging in size from 30-105 mm.; 2- to 5-line secondary initials in red; 1-line initials within text in red.
Notes: f. 92 used for back pastedown.
Number of Texts: 5

Text 1: ff. 1v-51v
Author: Jerome (Sophronius Eusebius Hieronymus)
Title: Interpretationes nominum hebraicorum
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Table of contents added to f. 1 in 15th century hand. Lists of Hebrew kings and canonical books, notes on the Hebrew alphabet, ff. 46v-51v. 
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Binding   Spine with early pressmark "368," Van Ess number "5," and Phillipps number "391."
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Inside front cover   Thongs from binding pegged in; offset from front flyleaf.
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f. i verso   Leaf from an antiphonal, s. XII, with neumes.
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f. 1   Table of contents, added later; erasure of ownership note in upper margin; shelfmark "A13" in catalogue of the library, s. XVI.
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f. 1v   Foliate initial.
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f. 11   Ruling in dry point (including center rule between the columns) with relative prick marks in upper margin; some text in Greek.
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f. 18v   Foliate initial; remains of fore edge tab, dyed with kermes, as place-finder.
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f. 44v   Foliate initial; fore edge tab.
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ff. 46v-47   Rustic capitals in rubrics; 2-column format for historical lists.
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f. 51v   Hebrew alphabet
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Text 2: ff. 52r-74r
Author: Jerome (Sophronius Eusebius Hieronymus)
Title: Interpretationes nominum hebraicorum
Language(s): Latin
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f. 52   Foliate initial; display scripts.
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Text 3: ff. 74r-81r
Author: Isidore (Isidorus Hispalensis)
Title: De ortu et obitu sanctorum
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Brief biographies of 81 saints; arranged in alphabetical order. 
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f. 74v   Chapter list.
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Text 4: ff. 81r-87r
Author: Isidore (Isidorus Hispalensis)
Title: Allegoriae sacrae scripturae
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Includes brief prefatory letter. 

Text 5: ff. 87v-92r
Title: Liber antiquitatum biblicarum
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Explanations of weights and measures, f. 88v; 12th century additions including a letter of Pope Eugenius III summoning the faithful of France to the [Second] Crusade, ff. 89-92. 
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f. 87v   [No Title for Display]
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f. 88   [No Title for Display]
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f. 89   Added notes at end of text.
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f. 89v   Added text on otherwise blank leaves at end of gathering.
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f. 90v   Added text on otherwise blank leaves at end of gathering.
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Part 2: f. i
Description: - Parchment - 250 x 170 mm - 10 lines of text ruled in ink.
Country: Germany (?)Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XIISearchable Date Range: 1100 - 1199
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Gothic.
Music: Neumes on 5-line staves with one red line.
Other Decoration: Initials within text the height of the musical stave decorated in red.
Notes: Fore edge leather finding tabs.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Front flyleaf
Title: Antiphonal
Language(s): Latin