Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. chart. 518  Cod. membr. 7 Cod. membr. 10  Cod. membr. 83  5/10
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Sarnen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Benediktinerkollegium
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. membr. 8
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Speculum Humanae Salvationis
Caption:
Caption
Parchment and paper · 92 ff. · 31 x 23.5 cm · 1427
Language:
Language
Latin
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Written in 1427, possibly by Brother Thomas de Austria ordinis sancti Johannis. Using illustrations and texts, the Speculum humanae salvationis portrays selected tales of healing from the Old and New Testaments. Richly decorated with pen sketches, this is one of the most beautiful manuscripts held by the monastery of Muri; it was listed in the manuscript catalog there as of 1744. (ber)
Standard description:
Standard description
Bretscher-Gisiger Charlotte / Gamper Rudolf, Katalog der mittelalterlichen Handschriften der Klöster Muri und Hermetschwil, Dietikon-Zürich 2005, S. 158-161.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Katalog der datierten Handschriften in der Schweiz in lateinischer Schrift vom Anfang des Mittelalters bis 1550, Bd. III: Die Handschriften der Bibliotheken St. Gallen-Zürich, bearbeitet von Beat Matthias von Scarpatetti, Rudolf Gamper und Marlis Stähli, Dietikon-Zürich 1991, Nr. 288, S. 104.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-bks-membr0008 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bks-membr0008)
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http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bks/membr0008
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Sarnen, Benediktinerkollegium, Cod. membr. 8: Speculum Humanae Salvationis (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bks/membr0008).
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