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Ownership Inscription, In The Peterborough Chronicle

Ownership Inscription, In The Peterborough Chronicle

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1175

Shelfmark: Cotton MS Claudius A V

Item number: f.2r

Length: 24.2

Width: 15.5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

This chronicle of Peterborough Abbey, from its foundation in 654 to 1368, belonged to the abbey itself, as stated in the inscription in red at the top of this page: 'Iste liber pertinet ad monasterium de Burgo Sancti Petri, anno domini Dcliiij [654] Amen'.

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