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Manuscript waste, 12th century

Manuscript waste, 12th century

Used as flyleaf. From a 12th century manuscript of Bede's De Tabernaculo, with painted initial (other fragments were discovered by Ker in a book in the Bodleian Library, see ibid., 1453 and addenda 15).

Author: Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus, Emperor of the East
Title: Sapientissimi regis Constantini Porphyrogennetae De thematibvs, siue De agminibus militaribus per Imperium Orientale distributis (Leiden, 1588)
Shelfmark: K.19.24 (catalogue record)

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