Bible in the Latin Vulgate version

On spine: Esdras III


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 30

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+" (Not Printed)

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General Information

Script, Hands:

Written in a Gothic book hand in two columns,

General Remarks:

Fragment from the same manuscript Bible as MS Typ 30.1. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Original Condition

Page Height: 330 mm

Page Width: 220 – 222 mm

Height of Written Area: 190 – 193 mm

Width of Written Area: 127 – 128 mm

Number of Columns: 2

Width of Columns: 60 mm

Number of Lines: 48

Line Height: 4 – 5 mm

Current Condition

More about the Current Condition:

Bound in half tan pigskin and paper.

Book Decoration


2 historiated initials and one large decorated initial in colors and gold, and other initial letters in red and blue with pen-work decoration.


  • Content Item
    • Text Language: Latin
    • Title: Bible. Old Testament


Persons and Institutions: Sandoz, Edouard Marcel, 1881-1971 [former owner]


  • Bond and Faye, 254.