Eusebius: Chronica cum interpretatione S. Hieronymi

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Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 5.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: University Library, Eötvös Loránd University
Author: Eusebius Pamphilius – Prosper Tiro Aquitanus
Content: Eusebii Pamphili Chronica interpretata a S. Hieronymo presbytero cum superadditis Prosperi
Translator: Saint Jerome
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 77 fol.
Sheet size: 370 × 265 mm
Place of writing: Florence
Date of writing: 1460–1470
Scriptor: Dominicus Cassii de Narnia, unsigned
Place of illumination: Florence
Date of illumination: 1460–1470
Crest: King Matthias' Hungarian and Bohemian royal coat-of-arms; "second" heraldic painter, Buda, late 1480s
Possessor, provenience: King Matthias Hunyadi; Ottoman sultans; it was returned to Hungary as a present of Abdul Hamid, Sultan of the Ottoman Empire in 1877.
Binding: 19th-century, wooden board, red Turkish leather binding. Originally bound in red velvet, the title on the Buda-style fore-edge reads: EUSEBIUS DE TEMPORE
Language of corvina: Latin
Condition: Restored (OSZK, Györgyi Szlabey, 1986)