|Country of Location:||
Country of LocationSwitzerland
|Library / Collection:||
Library / CollectionBibliothèque cantonale jurassienne
Manuscript TitleBiblia Sacra, pars prima
CaptionPaper · 304 ff. · 40 x 29 cm · Southwestern Germany (Basel?) · second third of the 15th century
Manuscript SummaryFirst part of a Bible (second part in Ms. 6b) containing the books of the Old Testament from Genesis to Iesus Sirach. The manuscript was produced in the same workshop as Ms. 6b and 6c; based on the style of the initials, it was made in Southwestern Germany during the second third of the 15th century. The decoration consists of small red and blue filigreed initials for the prologues and of larger ornamental initials at the beginning of the books. The manuscript is mentioned in the inventory of Prince-Bishop Philipp von Gundelsheim (1487-1553); according to a note on f. 1r, during the 19th century it became the property of the Jesuit College of Porrentruy, after which it became part of the collection of the Library of the Canton of Jura.
Standard descriptionGamper Rudolf / Jurot Romain, Catalogue des manuscrits médiévaux conservés à Porrentruy et dans le canton du Jura, Dietikon-Zürich 1999, p. 55-56.
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|DOI (Digital Object Identifier):||
DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-bcj-0006a (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-bcj-0006a)
|IIIF Manifest URL:||
IIIF Manifest URLhttps://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/bcj-0006a/manifest.json
|How to quote:||
How to quotePorrentruy, Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne, Ms. 6a: Biblia Sacra, pars prima (https://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/bcj/0006a).
DecorationFully Painted, Gold / Silver, Initial, Ornamental, Penwork
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