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AM 667 II 4to

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Katrínar saga; Iceland, 1400-1499

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Name
Wedervang-Jensen, Eva 
Birth
26 March 1974 
Occupation
 
Roles
Cataloguer 
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Contents

(1r-2v)
Katrínar saga
Language of Text

Icelandic

1.1(1)
No Title
Incipit

er ec s? at þat uar

Explicit

“þær snorur firi þig at”

Bibliography

Heilagra manna søgur vol. I, pp. 403-4

1.2(2)
No Title
Incipit

þviat spekín síalf

Explicit

“ok bera drottningar nafn. heilug mær”

Bibliography

Heilagra manna søgur vol. I, pp. 406-8

Physical Description

Support

Parchment.

No. of leaves
2. 220 mm x 160 mm
Condition

Fol. 1 is reduced to the upper half; a corner has been torn out of fol. 2 with the consequence that a part of the text in the first 11 lines of f. 2 is lost.

Layout

Written in long lines.

Binding

Bound in a cardboard cover.

History

Origin

Written in Iceland in the fifteenth century.

Additional

Record History

Catalogued 17.07.2000 by EW-J. Parsed 17.07.2000.

Custodial History

During the restoration 2 April 1963-11 November 1965the leaves were restored, set on meeting guards and put in a cardboard cover.

Surrogates

70 mm ? 1963 plate Plade 105 II n.d. Supplementary photographs. b/w prints AM 667 II 4to March 1963

Bibliography

AuthorTitleEditorScope
Heilagra Manna Søgur: Fortællinger og Legender om hellige Mænd og Kvindered. C. R. Unger1877; I-II
1963
n.d.
March 1963
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