France, Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, lat. 6300

France, Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, lat. 6300

Averroes, In metaphysicam

Physical Description
  • Material: Parchment
  • Pages: 226 leaves
  • Leaves Format: not available
  • Dimensions: 335 x 220 mm

Detailed Description
  • Decoration:
    The greater initials are spread with light blue and rosy colours. The smaller ones are alternating in red or in blue colours.
  • Layout:
    Text is set in four columns. Two for the text and two for the commentary.
  • Hand Description:
    Two hands.
    First hand: ff. 1r- 156v with black ink.
    Second hand: ff. 157r- 226v with blackish ink.
    Decoration and writing of the commentary seem to be written by a script from Spain or the south of France.
History
  • Origin Date: 13th - 14th century
  • Origin Place: not available
Content
Averroes Long Commentary on the Metaphysics 1r - 226r