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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 161
Description: ff. i + 86 + i - 17th-18th centuries. Covered in brown leather, blind-tooled with concentric borders. Four clasp-and-catch fastenings. Modern paper pastedowns and flyleaves, the former covering an unidentified printed text in German. - Obtained from Harper's by David Wagstaff; his gift to Yale in 1944. - Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 161.
Notes:-Manuscript on parchment of Giordano Ruffo, Marescalcia equorum.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BeineckeMS161_47
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th
View a detailed description: http://brbl-net.library.yale.edu/pre1600ms/docs/pre1600.ms161.htm

Part 1:
Description: - parchment - 200 x 140 (146 x 85) mm.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: ItalyCity:
Assigned Date: 1454.Searchable Date Range: 1454 - 1454
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Written by Ieronimo Sandei in fere-humanistica for the introduction and rubrics, and in humanistic cursive for the text.
Notes: Historiated initial on f. 3r, 9-line, St. George and the dragon, curling foliage, mauve, red, and green, with gold and white and yellow highlights, on gold ground, edged in black, in a loose and painterly style. 3- and 2-line initials, blue or red with elaborate red or light purple penwork respectively. Paragraph marks in red or blue. Rubrics throughout. Binding: 17th-18th centuries. Covered in brown leather, blind-tooled with concentric borders. Four clasp-and-catch fastenings. Modern paper pastedowns and flyleaves, the former covering an unidentified printed text in German.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Author: Ruffo, Giordano.
Title: Marescalcia equorum.
Subjects: Ruffo, Giordano.; Animal culture.; Horses--Early works to 1800.; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Latin