ORIGINAL 13TH CENTURY MANUSCRIPT BI-FOLD LEAVES.
Northern France, c1200s. Item #11-msbox2lv
Each leaf is 5.75 x 3.75", double sided, 50 lines, two columns, with puncture holes in gutter where pp were previously bound, leaves 169 & 196 (marked in pencil at top), with red & blue initials and headings, and wonderful red & blue delicately penned decorative lines in margins. From Christie's 2000 Foyle Collection sale. Book was at Sion Abbey in Switzerland c. 1390.
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