Digital Scriptorium
New York, New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division,  NYPL MA 100
Description: ff. 26 - Bound by former owner in reddish-brown calf over thick pasteboard. Both covers are gold-stamped with a chain-like frame and small-sized arms of Braschi-Onesti. - From the collection of Cardinal Romualdo Braschi-Onesti, probably owned by Marchese Taccone of Naples, given by J.J. Astor III to the Astor Library in 1885 and transferred to NYPL in 1896. - Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann, "Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part II: The New York Public Library," Manuscripta50.1 (2006) 21-76, here 33-36.
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Language: Greek Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1r-26v
Description: - Paper - "Deer Head", close variant of Briquet, "tête de cerf": no. 15509 (Bamberg, 1412, etc.), no. 15513 (Verona, 1410-20). - 231/32 x 156 mm - One col.; 26-27 lines, interlinear space 6 mm, ruled with thin dry point on each verso.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City: Mantua?
Assigned Date: s. XV1Searchable Date Range: 1400 - 1450
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;1
Scribe(s): Petros Kretikos
Script: Humanistic
Other Decoration: One narrow oblong headpiece with interlace ornament on f. 1r, pen-ornamented initials.
Notes: Greek
Number of Texts: 2

Text 1: ff. 1r-26r
Author: Aesop
Title: Αἰσώπου μῦθοι
Title: Fables
Language(s): Greek
Incipit: Ἀετὸς καὶ ἀλώπηξ φιλωθέντες
Explicit: φαῦλα ἐργάζονται.

Text 2: f. 17r-v
Author: Ignatios the Deacon
Title: Tetrasticha iambica
Language(s): Greek
Incipit: Μῦς εἷλκέ τις μῦν, ἔργον
Explicit: τὸ ἀμφίβολον, ἐν κοινωνίαις ἄπιστον.
Notes: Bk 1, poem 8: Περὶ δύο μυῶν; Bk 1, poem 19: no title, beginning Φέρων λέοντος δέρμα…; Bk 1, poem 22: no title, beginning Πᾶσι πέφυκει θηρσὶ καὶ πτηνοῖς μάxη…