Eusebius: De evangelica preparatione


Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 6.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: University Library, Eötvös Loránd University
Author: Eusebius Pamphilius
Content: Eusebii Pamphili De evangelica praeparatione per Georgium Trapezuntium traducta
Translator: Georgius Trapezuntius
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 182 fol.
Sheet size: 330 × 236 mm
Place of writing: Florence
Date of writing: 1460–1470
Scriptor: Raphael Bertus Pistoiensis, 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, white Turkish leather binding. Originally bound in violet velvet, the title on the Buda-style fore-edge reads: EUSEBIUS DE PREPARATIONE EVANGELICA
Language of corvina: Latin
Condition: Restored (NSZL, Györgyi Szlabey, 1987)