Bible in the Latin Vulgate version

On spine: Esdras III


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

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 and Musical Notation


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.