HRCMIN 9290 (recto, back guard) Creator: Gratian, active 12th century
Text: Decretum (Corpus iuris canonici, Decreti secunda pars, causa 7, quest. 1. c. 36)
Date Range: approximately 1250-1350
Layout: 7 lines in 2 columns
Dimensions: 110 x 25 mm
Script: Gothic Bookhand (Textualis Formata/Libraria)
Structure and location: back endleaf guard
This image was taken as part of a survey of medieval manuscript binding waste at the Harry Ransom Center. Comments regarding script, dating, localization and identification of text are highly encouraged and appreciated.
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Information about the book this manuscript waste was found in can be viewed in the online public access catalog of the University of Texas at Austin.
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