Damascenus: Sententiae

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Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 345.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: National Széchényi Library
Author: 1. Johannes Damascenus; 2. Anselmus Cantuariensis
Content: 1. Sententiae; 2. Opera
Translator: Burgundius Pisanus (Sententiae)
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 292. fol.
Sheet size: 351 × 238 mm
Place of writing: Florence
Illuminator: Attavante degli Attavanti
Place of illumination: Florence
Date of illumination: 1485‒1490
Crest: Blue double cross on burgundy background, open crown above the crest; the coat-of-arms was painted over King Matthais' coat-of-arms
Possessor, provenience: King Matthias Hunyadi; "Bibliotheca Tortti"; The Hungarian national library purchased it from Milan-based antiquarian Ulric Hoepli in 1886.
Binding: original gilded leather corvina binding; gauffered, gilded edge (probably in the late 1480s)
Language of corvina: Latin
Hungarian translation(s) of work(s) included in the corvina: 1. None; 2. Canterburyi Szent Anzelm összes művei : teológiai, bölcseleti írások / [a fordítást, a kommentárt és az utószót kész. Dér Katalin]; Budapest : Szt. István Társ., 2007