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Cambridge, University Library, Add. 3206

Present Location: 
Medieval Provenance: 
Decoration Description: 

The beginning of Item 5, 'R', is in red. Some capital letters are written in black and coloured in red.


There is no additional material.

Binding Description: 

The fragment is now kept in a black loose cover.

Accompanying Material: 

A fragment of a printed book, which was probably also used for the binding, is attached to the second leaf (pp. 3-4). Some letters of the printed fragment are visible on the right-hand side of p. 3.

A note in the handwriting of Felix Liebermann, which explains the contents of the leaves, is kept with the fragments.

Another note signed by 'The Librarian University Library' contains information about the most recent sale: 'Add. 3206 Saxon Homilies. Ab. 1050 two leaves. 1893. Sotheby's Bateman Sale lot. 1528'.