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Buildwas Ownership Inscription And Date, In A Glossed Leviticus And John

Buildwas Ownership Inscription And Date, In A Glossed Leviticus And John

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1176

Shelfmark: Harley MS 3038

Item number: f.7v

Length: 30.9

Width: 20

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

Between the end of some prefatory treatises and the prologue to Leviticus, is a rubric stating that this is 'The book of [the Cistercian abbey of] St. Mary, Buildwas, written in the year AD 1176' ('Liber Sancte Marie de Bildewas. Scriptus anno ab incarnatione domini Millesimo centesimo septuagesimo sexto').

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