Moralia in Job


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Lat 294

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"

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General Information

Title: Moralia in Job

Former Shelfmarks: MS Lat 294

Material: vellum

Place of Origin: Austria

Script, Hands:

Bifolium (inner leaf of a quire) ruled for 23 lines and written in caroline minuscule, in Salzburg.

Original Condition

Dimensions (Page Height): 210 – 235 mm

Dimensions (Page Width): 350 – 355 mm

Height of Written Area: 195 – 200 mm

Width of Written Area: 280 – 290 mm

Number of Lines: 23

Number of Columns: 2

Width of Columns: 120 mm

Line Height: 5 mm

More about the Condition:

Formerly used as a book wrapper for a printed book, Pharsalia by Lucan.

Current Condition

Dimensions: 23 x 27 cm


  • Content Item
    • Title: Moralia in Job
    • Content Description:

      Contains section from liber XXXIII, cc 24 end-26.