Manuscript

Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België, Ms. 18421-29

Codicology

Produced: Flanders, ca. 1200
Location: Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België, Brussels, Belgium
Type: Miscellany
Family: Second
Language: Latin
Folios: 149
Illustrated: Yes
Illustrator: Single
Scribe: Several
Media: Parchment
Script: Littera textualis
Dimensions: Height: 29 cm Width: 20.5 cm

Description

Folios 42r-63r: The Aviarium of Hugh of Fouilloy, complete and illustrated. Chapter order is 1-11, 17, 16, 12-15, 18-60. 28 pen drawn illustrations, no color, in round frames. Clark aviary group: St Martin.

Folios 63r-70v: Bestiary (Physiologus), Dicta Chrysostomi version; 32 pen drawn illustrations, no color, in round frames, by the same artist as the aviary.

Also contains lives of saints and related material; Moralia de libris philosophorum.

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