Manuscript

Bibliothèque Nationale de France, lat. 10448

Codicology

Produced: Germany/Bavaria, 13th century
Location: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris, France
Type: Miscellany
Family: Dicta Chrysostomi
Language: Latin
Folios: 204
Illustrated: Yes
Media: Parchment
Dimensions: Height: 22 cm Width: 16 cm
Folio 182v

Description

The Physiologus (Dicta Chrysostomi (DC) Version) is on folio 118v - 121r. The text is divided into chapters on beasts (folio 118v-120v) and on birds (folio 120v-121v). Illustrated with brightly colored but very crudely executed drawings, three or four per page. After the goat chapter on folio 120r, spaces were left for illustrations that were not completed.

Also contains a Lapidary on folio 152r-154v.

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Editions and Facsimiles

Digital facsimiles

Bibliothèque Nationale de France (low quality monochrome images)
Bibliothèque Nationale de France (partial, animal images only)