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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Plimpton MS 193
Description: ff. 343 - In blind-stamped leather over wooden boards; fragments of clasps. - George A. Plimpton (1855-1936). - De Ricci, p. 1788.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 10
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PlimptonMS193_20
Language: Italian Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-343
Description: - Parchment - 117 x 85 mm - 20 long lines, lightly ruled.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVmedSearchable Date Range: 1440 - 1460
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: ;;At least 2.
Other Decoration: 5-line initial on f. 9 in gold, blue, green and pink; tables and diagrams in red
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-343
Author: Benedetto di Firenze
Title: Trattato d'arismetricha
Language(s): Italian
Notes: ff. 1-8v*** contain tables. 
Status of text: Beginning and ending defectively.
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f. 9   Gold initial; carmine-colored rubric.

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ff. 1v-2   Multiplication tables.

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ff. 31v-32   Vertical catchword from top to bottom; calculations in the margins framed in pale red ink.

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f. 114  

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f. 244   Problem using the dates "1460" to "1464".

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ff. 286v-287   Problem of the dying father and bequests to his sons.

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f. 326v   Space reserved in copying of text for circular figures.

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Binding   Top edge of book block with the word Abako

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Binding   Front cover with evidence of two, then a single fore edge clasp.

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Binding   Back cover with evidence of two, then a single fore edge clasp.

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