Detail View: Pages from the Past: Pages from the Past

Identifier: 
exws_pages_b02_item02
Title: 
Leaf from early legal manuscript
Date: 
Approximately 1280-1320
Description: 
This leaf is from an early legal manuscript; dating somewhere around 1280-1320. This original handwritten Folio leaf is of a very early codex of Canon law. The text is in double columns and is in the finest Gothic book hand of the period.
Dimensions: 
9.7 x 16 in. (24.6 x 40.6 cm)
Subject: 
Manuscripts--Specimens
Subject: 
detached leaves
Subject: 
Gothic type
Collection: 
Pages from the Past
Type: 
Text
File Format: 
image/jp2
Source: 
Z4 .P33x. Pages from the past : original leaves from rare books and manuscripts. Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Rights: 
The digital version is available for education use under ‘Fair Use’ guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
Digital Date: 
2018