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•  2004  •

Biblia sacra (fragm.). – ms.
Oxford, Bodl. Lib. [cote non spécifiée]

• 13th cent. (2nd half), France
• Vellum. Single leaf with the historiated initial to Zacharias, and another illuminated initial. Dismembered from the same volume as MS Lat. bib. e. 6
• From the Charterhouse of Val de Bénédiction at Villeneuve-lès-Avignon
• Purchased in 2004
• Other leaves sold at Sotheby's, 14 Dec. 1977, lot 8, etc.

•  2002  •

Kitâb Gharâ’ib al-funûn wa-mulah al-‘uyûn (The Book of Curiosities of the Sciences and Marvels for the Eyes). – ms.
Oxford, Bodl. Lib., MS. Arab. c. 90

• Late 12th or 13th cent., Egypt or Syria
• Oriental paper, 48 folios (missing 49-50), 324 x 245 mm. Naskh script with red headings. Maps and astronomical diagrams. Ottoman morocco binding, 18th-19th cent. (stored separately)
• Purchased from Sam Fogg, 2002 (following the auction, Christie's, London, 10 Oct. 2000, lot 41)
• Cf. E. Edson and Emilie Savage-Smith, Medieval Views of the Cosmos: Picturing the Universe in the Christian and Islamic Middle Ages, Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2004
Saved! 100 years of the National Art Collections Fund, ed. by R. Verdi (exhibition catalogue: London: Hayward Gallery, 2003), p. 278 no. 225

•  2000  •

Horae secundum usum Sarensem. – ms.
Oxford, Bodl. Lib. [cote non spécifiée]

• 14th c. (ca 1380-1400)
(Description non disponible)
• Made for use at St Georges, Oxford
• Acquisition: 2000

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