ACTS & MARCIONITE AND MANICHAEAN HERESIES

MS 256
MS Short Title ACTS & MARCIONITE AND MANICHAEAN HERESIES
Text
  1. BIBLE: NEW TESTAMENT APOCRYPHA, ACTS OF JOHN, 18 - 20
  2. TREATISE OR HOMILY AGAINST THE MARCIONITE AND MANICHAEAN HERESIES
Description MS in Latin on vellum, Italy, late 11th c., 2 ff., 41x26 cm, 2 columns, (31x18 cm), 36 lines in Carolingian minuscule.
Context Used as a wrapper in a notary's office, dated 1502, in the same hand as the date 1556 on MS 253, with text: "Januen"; and "Prosesus unum D. Laurention de fili sancti in causa episcopum Antionium".
Provenance 1. Notary's Office, Italy (1502-1556); 2. Bookbinder and restorer, Rome; 3. G L. Mazza, Rome and London.
Commentary Text 2 remains unidentified and is possibly unique
Place of origin Italy
Dates late 11c AD

Location