Cyrillus: Thesaurus


Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 358.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: National Széchényi Library
Author: Cyrillus Alexandrinus
Content: Thesaurus de trinitate
Translator: Georgius Trapezuntius in 1453/55 for Alfonso of Aragon, King of Naples
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 126 fol.
Sheet size: 278 × 195 mm
Possessor, provenience: From the Dominican monastery of Ragusa, the book got into the Bosnian National Museum in 1890, and from there, by way of exchange, into National Széchényi Library in 1897.
Binding: original gilded leather corvina binding; gauffered, gilded edge (probably in the late 1480s)
Language of corvina: Latin
Condition: Frontispiece and initials had been cut out; the place of the latter was replaced with parchment casting by the restorers of NSZL
Comment: Surriano had copied it in 1514; the copy is included in NSZL's codex shelfmarked OSZK Cod. Lat. 371.
Hungarian translation(s) of work(s) included in the corvina: None