De ludo schacorum

author: Jacobus, de Cessolis, active 1288-1322.

F-rugi

Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 154

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"

Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990095709960203941/catalog

General Information

Title: De ludo schacorum

Former Shelfmarks: MS Typ 154

Material: vellum

Place of Origin: Italy

Script, Hands:

Written in a diminutive rotunda hand in 2 columns, in black ink with initial letters and paragraph marks in red and blue.

General Remarks:

1 or more leaves are wanting after f. 10.

Current Condition

Dimensions: 21 cm

More about the Current Condition:

Bound in 19th-century vellum.

Book Decoration

Description:

There are 1 historiated initial (f. 1r) and 6 miniatures in the style of the Bolognese school.

Content

  • Content Item
    • Persons: Jacobus, de Cessolis, active 1288-1322.
    • Text Language: Latin
    • Title: De ludo scachorum

Bibliography

  • Bond and Faye, 264.