Ownership Inscription, In A Volume Of Miscellaneous Texts
Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum
This volume contains treatises on grammar, on how to write land conveyance documents, on astronomy, some sermons, and other miscellaneous texts. It has a medieval ownership inscription of the Cistercian Abbey at Fountains, in Yorkshire, and a medieval binding similar to other manuscripts from the abbey.
In the upper margin on the first page of the first text is the abbreviated Latin ownership inscription 'lib. Sce. M. de Font.': the book of St. Mary's [abbey], Fountains.