Árni Magnússon’s rearrangement of paper manuscripts

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                <title>AM 148 fol.</title>
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                    Distributed by the University of Copenhagen under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike
                    3.0 Unported License.</licence></availability>
                <authority>Den Arnamagnæanske Samling, København</authority>
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                        <repository ref="#AMIS">Stofnun Árna Magnússonar í íslenskum fræðum, Reykjavík</repository>
                        <idno>AM 148 fol.</idno>
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                            <idno>AM 148 fol. CU1</idno>
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                    <msContents>
                        <textLang mainLang="is">Icelandic</textLang>
                        <msItem n="1" class="isl" defective="false" xml:lang="is">
                            <locus from="1r" facs="#AM02-0148-0001r" to="40r">1r-40r</locus>
                            <title type="uniform">Gísla saga Súrssonar</title>
                            <rubric>Saga af Gísla Súrssyni.</rubric>
                            <incipit>[Þ]að er upphaf á sögu þessari að Hákon konungur
                                Aðalsteinsfóstri réð fyrir Noregi</incipit>
                            <explicit>Víða hefir hann búið á Mýrum og eru menn komnir frá honum. </explicit>
                            <finalRubric>Lúku vér hér Gísla sögu Súrssonar. Guð gefi alla góða daga
                                utan enda. Amen.</finalRubric>
                            <colophon>Þessi saga er skrifuð eftir sögubók <name key="ThoMag012"
                                    type="person">Þorleifs Magnússonar</name> á <name type="place">Hlíðarenda,</name>
                                anno <date when="1651-03-17">1651, enduð 17.
                                    mars</date> í <name type="place">Villingaholti</name>.</colophon>
                            <filiation><ref type="ms" target="AM04-665a" ana="antigraph">Copy of AM 556 a 4to.</ref></filiation>
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                                <supportDesc material="chart">								
                                    <support>
                                        <num type="front-flyleaf" value="3"/>
                                        <num type="book-block" value="40"/>
                                        <num type="back-flyleaf" value="3"/>
                                        <dimensions type="leaf">
                                            <height unit="mm" quantity="287"/>
                                            <width unit="mm" atLeast="178" atMost="183"/> <!-- fols. 5+6 are smaller -->
                                        </dimensions>
                                        <note>Fols. <locus>5-6</locus> are ca. 4 mm narrower than the rest. </note>
                                        <watermark ana="yes">The watermark is a castle with two towers and a pointy line underneath.
                                        The countermark consists of two letters, possibly "HP".
                                        The details are: 
                                        <list>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>1</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>2</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>3</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>4</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>5</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>6</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>7</locus>: countermark</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>8</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>9</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>10</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                        </list><list>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>11</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>12</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>13</locus>: countermark (upside down?)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>14</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>15</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>16</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>17</locus>: countermark</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>18</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>19</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>20</locus>: countermark (?)</item>
                                        </list><list>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>21</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>22</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>23</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>24</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>25</locus>: countermark (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>26</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>27</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>28</locus>: countermark </item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>29</locus>: castle (upside down)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>30</locus>: countermark </item>
                                        </list><list>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>31</locus>: castle</item> <!-- repaired -->
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>32</locus>: castle</item> <!-- repaired -->
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>33</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>34</locus>: castle</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>35</locus>: castle </item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>36</locus>: countermark </item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>37</locus>: countermark </item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>38</locus>: countermark </item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>39</locus>: countermark </item> <!-- repaired -->
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>40</locus>: countermark </item> <!-- repaired -->
                                        </list></watermark>
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                                    <foliation ana="later fol">There is later foliation in the top outer corners, partly in red and partly in blank ink (1-40).</foliation> 
                                    <collation><p>There are four quires: <list>
                                        <item>I: fols. 1-10 (1+10, 2+9, 3+8, 4+7, 5+6) (5 bifolia)</item> 
                                        <item>II: fols. 11-20 (11+20, 12+19, 13+18, 14+17, 15+16) (5 bifolia)</item> 
                                        <item>III: fols. 21-30 (21+30, 22+29, 23+28, 24+27, 25+26) (5 bifolia)</item>
                                        <item>IV: fols. 31-40 (31+40, 32+39, 33+38, 34+37, 35+36) (5 bifolia)</item> 
                                    </list>
                                    </p>
                                        <signatures>There are no quire signatures.</signatures>
                                        <catchwords>There are catchwords on fols. <locus>10v</locus>, <locus>20v</locus>
                                        and <locus>30v</locus>, i.e. at the end of quires (but not at the end of the text).</catchwords>
                                    </collation>
                                    <condition><p>There are stains, dirt and remnants of old glue.</p> 
                                        <p>Many leaves have darkened and
                                        the ink bleeds through the paper.</p> 
                                        <p>At quire boundaries, the paper is darker.</p>
                                        <p>There are holes from overcast stitches in the inner margins of most leaves.
                                        The third hole from the top (the hole below the one further from the spine) 
                                        and the second to last (or last) hole from the bottom 
                                        which is a little further away from the spine, sometimes show traces of red.</p> 
                                        <p>The fore-edges of fols. <locus>2-6</locus> are especially dirty. On these leaves, the
                                        stitching holes are not visible either. <note>They were presumably less wide
                                        and were not cut during a later trimming after the leaves were rebound.</note></p>
                                        <p>The shorter bifolium fols. <locus>5+6</locus> may have become loose in an older binding and was glued in again, 
                                            as it does not show all of the characteristic stitching holes, but traces of glue
                                            on fol. <locus>5r</locus>. Those match the traces on fol. <locus>4v</locus>, only 4 mm
                                            further away from the spine.
                                            <note>See also the glued-on leaves fols. <locus>4+7</locus> in
                                            <ref>AM 185 fol.</ref></note></p>
                                        <!--<p>The distance from the stitching holes to the outer edge (measured from the centre of the
                                            lower red hole) is 177 mm on the leaves with the clean edges and 180 mm on the leaves with the dirtier edges.
                                        <note>The untrimmed leaves (dirty and red edges) in <ref>AM 185 fol.</ref> measure 180 mm from the 
                                            hole to the outer edge, but the cleaner leaves in <ref>AM 115 fol.</ref> measure 177 mm.
                                        The very dirty leaves of <ref>AM 113 b fol.</ref> even measure up to 182mm.</note></p>-->
                                        
                                        <p>There are two small characteristic water stains on the fore-edge of the leaves (one on top and one at the bottom).
                                    The lower stain first occurs on fol. <locus>11r</locus> and is growing to ca. 20 x 5 mm on fol. <locus>40v</locus>.</p>
                                    <p>Fol. <locus>40v</locus> also shows some darker spots, which may be caused by rubbed-off ink from a formerly following 
                                        leaf. Ca. 40 mm from the spine and 30 mm from the top edge, there is a spot which could correlate to a filled-in initial. It is ca.
                                    20 mm high and almost 15-20 mm wide.</p></condition> 
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                                    <layout columns="1" writtenLines="23 24">
                                        <num type="wpl" atLeast="9" atMost="14"/>
                                        <dimensions type="written">
                                            <height unit="mm" quantity="240"/>
                                            <width unit="mm" quantity="130"/>
                                        </dimensions>
                                        <note>Fol. <locus>40v</locus> is blank.</note>
                                    </layout>
                                </layoutDesc>
                            </objectDesc>
                            
                            <handDesc hands="1">
                                <handNote scribeRef="#JonErl001" scope="sole" script="chancery"/>
                            </handDesc>
                            
                            <decoDesc><decoNote type="initial">Space has been left for major initials (2-4 lines), some of which have been filled in 
                                later. The first letters of sections are at times somewhat larger than the main text (1-2 lines).</decoNote>
                            <decoNote type="paratext">The rubrics and first lines of sections are written in larger chancery fractura script.</decoNote>
                            <decoNote type="other">On the fore-edge of fols. <locus>2-6</locus>, there are very faint remnants of red colour.
                            <note>These edges are also dirtier than the rest of the manuscript, which must have been trimmed after haven been rebound (see condition).</note></decoNote></decoDesc>
                            <additions><p>On the verso-side of the third front flyleaf, a later hand has added: 
                                <q>Afskrift af Skindbogen AM 556 a i Kvart.</q></p>
                                <p>Some of the missing initials have been added.</p>
                            <p>There are no variants in the margins but a <q>NB</q> in the outer margin of fol. <locus>5v</locus>.</p>
                                
                            <p>Some initials have been filled in later, e.g. on fols. <locus>4r-v</locus>.</p></additions>
                            <bindingDesc><binding><p>The binding (<dimensions type="binding"
                                ><height>292</height><width>190</width><depth>13</depth></dimensions>)
                                is made from parchment on cardboards. Parchment strips are
                                laced through the spine fold. Two stickers for the shelfmark and the running number are glued onto the spine. The pastedown is made
                            from blank white paper with a coat of arms of Amsterdam watermark ("MI" underneath).</p></binding></bindingDesc> 
                            <accMat>There is no accompanying material.</accMat> 
                        </physDesc>
                    <history>
                        <origin when="1651" evidence="internal">
                            <p>The manuscript part was written in
                                <name type="place">Villingaholt</name>
                                in <origPlace key="IS">Iceland</origPlace> in <origDate
                                    when="1651">1651</origDate> (see colophon on fol. <locus from="40r"
                                    facs="#AM02-0148-0040r" to="40r">40r</locus>). </p>
                           
                        </origin>
                        <provenance>
                            <p>The larger manuscript, of which this was a part, belonged to <name key="ThoVig002"
                                    type="person">Þorbjörg Vigfúsdóttir</name>. Next, her nephew
                                <name type="person" key="ThoJon007">Þórður Jónsson</name> owned the manuscript.
                                From him, <name key="ArnMag001" type="person">Árni Magnússon</name> received
                                the codex <listBibl> <bibl>Loth 1960, Editiones AM A5, 
                                    <biblScope unit="page">lxii-lxiii</biblScope></bibl>
                                <bibl>Jón Helgason 1970, Opuscula IV, <biblScope unit="page">354-355</biblScope></bibl></listBibl>.</p>
                            <listRelation period="t0">
                                <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM020148CU1" passive="#AM020148" n="1"/>
                            </listRelation><listBibl><bibl>BS</bibl></listBibl> 
                            <listRelation period="t1">
                                <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM020148CU1" passive="#JO020148" n="1"/>
                            </listRelation><listBibl><bibl>AM 456 fol.</bibl></listBibl> 
                            <listRelation period="t2">
                                <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM020148CU1" passive="#BS67" n="2h"/> 
                            </listRelation><listBibl><bibl>BS</bibl></listBibl>
                            <listRelation period="t3">
                                <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM020148CU1" passive="#Ms67a" n="2h"/> 
                            </listRelation><listBibl><bibl>BS</bibl></listBibl> 
                        </provenance>
                        <!--<acquisition when="1974-03-27">
                            <p>Stofnun Árna Magnússonar á Íslandi tók við handritinu 27. mars
                                1974.</p>
                        </acquisition>-->
                    </history>
                    <additional>
                       
                        <listBibl>
                            <bibl>Gronl. hist. M. II, 579-80; Tvær sögur af Gísla Súrssyni, Kbh. 1849.</bibl>
         <bibl>Jón Helgason. Smaastykker 1-5. Opuscula. 1970; 4 (Bibliotheca Arnamagnæana; 30): 350-363.</bibl>
         <bibl>Jón Helgason. Sylloge sagarum. Resenii bibliotheca. Vatnshyrna. Opuscula 1985; 8 (Bibliotheca Arnamagnæana; 38): 9-53.</bibl>
         <bibl>Membrana Regia Deperdita. Loth, Agnete, ed. Hafniæ: Munksgaard; 1960. xcv, 248 s. (Editiones Arnamagnæanæ. Series A; 5).</bibl>
                        </listBibl>
                    </additional>
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            <change type="handrit"><name type="person" key="ValHil001">VH</name> skráði handritið samkvæmt
                TEIP5 reglum <date when="2008-11-24"> 24. nóvember  2008,</date>, yfirfór í <date when="2009-09"> september
                        2009</date>; lagfærði í <date when="2010-11">nóvember 2010.</date></change>
            <change when="2014" who="#BS">Adopted from handrit.is and adjusted according to own standards.</change> 
            <change when="2016" who="#BS">Checked.</change>
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