Rubricated Medieval manuscript bifolium
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Binding Waste & Book History Exemplar

Rubricated Medieval manuscript bifolium.

15th century?

Single bifolium measuring 235x176mm written in faded brown in in two columns per page with red rubrication and paragraph marks. Bifolium. Binding Waste & Book History Exemplar. Frayed edges, some signs of bookworm attention in margins, discoloration on edges of one side indicate past use as binding waste. Item #317719

Written in a small, tidy hand whose ink has faded dramatically, this manuscript's evidence of past use in a book binding make it an interesting teaching item for both paleography and codicology.

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