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Prosper of Aquitaine's 'The Contemplative And The Active Life' f.1v

Prosper of Aquitaine's 'The Contemplative And The Active Life' f.1v

Medium: Ink and pigments on vellum

Date: 1225

Shelfmark: Royal MS 5 E.ix

Item number: f.1v

Length: 20.6

Width: 13

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Illuminated manuscript

At the top of the page is an added (14th?-century) ownership inscription of the Augustinian canons of the monastery of St. Augustine, Bristol: 'Liber canonicorum monasterii Sancti Augustini iuxta Bristolliam', followed by a note of the first words which occur on the second leaf (the 'secundo folio', abbreviated to '2o. fo.') of the main text: '2o. fo. propositum fuerit.' Below this is a 13th-century table of contents.

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