Item 5 - Codex lustinianus - Fragment

Recto-Codex lustinianus leaf Verso-Codex lustinianus leaf Information from Sinclair

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Codex lustinianus - Fragment


  • c1350 (Creation)

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1 double sided folio leaf - vellum 335x235mm

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from Christ College - acquired 2020 - sheets were pasted inside the covers of C. Plinius. Secundns, Diuinum
opus cui titulus historia mundi, J. Frobenius, Basie 1525.

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One double sided folio leaf , containing glosses and extracts on legal matters from the Codex lustinianus. The sheets were pasted inside the covers of C. Plinius Secundus, 'Diuinum opus cui titulus historia mundi,' J. Froenius, Basle 1525. The book was formerly owned by Bishop. F.R. Nixon who deposited it in the Diocesan Library in Hobart whence it passed at an unknown date to the Library of Christ College.

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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