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Opening of prologue.  Large gold initial with vinescroll.  Gold rubric on red field.  Cherub and coat of arms with initials LB.

Image ID: 435639

Opening of prologue. Large gold initial with vinescroll. Gold rubric on red field. Cherub and coat of arms with initi... (ca. 1460)

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Image Title

:  Opening of prologue. Large gold initial with vinescroll. Gold rubric on red field. Cherub and coat of arms with initials LB.

Additional Name(s)

: Ptolemy, 2nd cent. -- Author

Alternate Source Title

: Cosmographia

Item/Page/Plate

: f. 2

Source

: Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600. / Geographia.

Source Description

: ff. 1-103v 414 x 283

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Manuscripts and Archives Division

Catalog Call Number

: MA 97

Digital ID

: 435639

Record ID

: 266389

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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