Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Digby 46
Type of object:
Manuscript
Material:
parchment
Page size:
192 x 134 mm
Author (if known):
Bernardus Silvester
Title text:
Liber fortunae, also known as Experimentarius.
Country or nationality of origin:
English
Date:
14th century, third quarter
Folio or page no.:
fol. 025v
Whole page or detail:
whole page
Image description:
Rubric announcing beginning of text and giving name of the author (same inscription as on fol. 1v but in a different order). Coloured drawing. Bernardus Silvester writing on scroll. Holds a knife and pen. Bar with geometric patterns frames text and drawing.
Roll title:
MS. Digby 46. Fortune-telling tracts (Bernardus, Silvestris, Experimentarius, etc.) with illustrations. English, third quarter of the 14th century.
Roll #:
218.2
Frame #:
7

Liber fortunae, also known as Experimentarius.