Chrysostomus: Homiliae

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Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 346.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: National Széchényi Library
Author: Johannes Chrysostomus (St. John Golden Mouth)
Content: Homeliae, epistolae
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 159 fol.
Sheet size: 368 × 254 mm
Place of writing: Florence
Illuminator: Attavante degli Attavanti
Place of illumination: Florence
Date of illumination: 1485‒1490
Crest: Composition of King Matthias' gold and silver coins; Attavante degli Attavanti
Possessor, provenience: King Matthias Hunyadi; Alfonso, Duke of Modena 1560; Francis, Duke of Modena donated it to the Library of the Hungarian National Museum in 1847; imperial and royal court archives, Vienna, 1847–1869; Imperial Court Library, Vienna, 1869–1891; Franz Joseph donated it to the Library of the Hungarian National Museum in 1891, it was kept here until 1919; Royal Este Library, Modena 1919–1927; Benito Mussolini donated it to the Library of the Hungarian National Museum in 1927.
Binding: modern leather binding (Modena)
Language of corvina: Latin
Hungarian translation(s) of work(s) included in the corvina: None