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Cambridge, Corpus Christi College, 557

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557
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Decoration Description: 

Text initials are sometimes filled with a reddish- orange wash. On the upper left edge of 2:1r is a small decorative otif, drawn free-hand and in a different ink from the main text and the glosses (Doane 2002, p. 2).

Binding Description: 

In 1952 the two fragments were mounted in a paper frame by V. S. Stoakley. In 1991-2 Nicholas Hadgraft made a butterly pressure mount made of acid- free board with fitted recesses for each fragment (Doane 2002, p. 1).