Digital Scriptorium
Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  LJS 238
Description: ff. 1 - Formerly owned by Sir John Fenn, editor of the Paston Letters. Formerly owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps (ms. no. 33859); sold at auction at Sotheby's in a sale of part of his library (New Series, 7th Part), 14 June 1971, to Chas. J. Sawyer Ltd. (London). Formerly owned by Mark Lansburgh (bookplate inside former binding). Previously handled by dealer Bruce Ferrini (Akron, Oh.). Sold by Sam Fogg Ltd. (London) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, Feb. 1998. Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011 - Described in Transformation of knowledge: early manuscripts from the collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg (London: Paul Holberton, 2006), p. 151
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
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Language: Middle English Century: 16th

Part 1: f. 1
Description: - Parchment - 443 mm x 338 mm
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Region: City: Winchester
Assigned Date: s. XVISearchable Date Range: 1500 - 1599
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Script: Gothic
Other Decoration: Calligraphic initial in red ink
Notes: Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: f. 1r
Title: Table of weights
Language(s): Middle English