Federation to lemmy.world restored. System response might slow as we sync back up.

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As beautiful as it is. It’s also a very vulgar display of power.

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Only 16 from the this week
http://www.wiglaf.org/vatican/2024/week3.html
Includes a collection of late 14th C bulls, a Syriac text, a Breviary from Asti and a bunch of 17th C stuff
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Vat.lat.7662 f.20r. A page of 14th C text with a later addition at the bottom.

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Only 35 this week from the http://www.wiglaf.org/vatican/2024/week2.html
Includes diagrams of fortifications, a Hebrew/Latin Book of Tobit, Cicero, Sallust, Strabo and all your other favorites!
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A two page map of Civitavecchia from Vat.lat.10700

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2024 starts with 31 digitized by the
http://www.wiglaf.org/vatican/2024/week1.html
Includes a commentary on Pauline Epistles, Sermons, a Slavic Typikon, a Roman Breviary, and a 17th C copy of a 12th C Beneventan Breviary/Ordinal!
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A page of proto-gothic script in two column with a large elaborated P on the right side. From f.154r of Vat.lat.6072

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60 this week from the http://www.wiglaf.org/vatican/2023/week51.html
Includes another chunk of Pal.gr, a 9th C Acta of Chalcedon, Venetian Arms, Melkhite hagiography, Servius on the Aeneid, a Syriac Office, and more!
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A page of italian cursive with three small heraldic sheids on the left side. Vat.lat.6087 f.50r
Two columns of Caroline minuscule from Barb.lat.680 f.21r

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Question for someone who knows far better than I do: How would you describe this hand? It looked minuscule from a distance, but close up the letterforms are way easier to read and more consistent across position...
( Pal.gr.258 the text is Paulus Evergetinus Synagoge)
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76 new from the this week
http://www.wiglaf.org/vatican/2023/week45.html
Includes more from the Pal.gr backlog, a 16th C Rituale, Chrysoloras' Erotemata decorated like a cheap Ghent-Bruges Book of Hours, a 12th C Symmachus, Boccaccio in Greek, a French cartulary and .... Henry Stevenson Jr!
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f.1r from Reg.gr.163. There are leaf borders on all four sides and a large capitol letter Ε. The text is widely spaced greek with latin glosses

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