Árni Magnússon’s rearrangement of paper manuscripts

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            <title>AM 297 4to</title>
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            <authority>Den Arnamagnæanske Samling, København</authority>
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                  <repository ref="#AMIS">Stofnun Árna Magnússonar í íslenskum fræðum, Reykjavík</repository>
                  <idno>AM 297 4to</idno>
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                  <bindingDesc><binding><p>Both <ref>AM 297 a 4to</ref> and <ref>AM 297 b 4to</ref> 
                     are kept in one box also containing an older binding of <ref>AM 297 b 4to</ref>.</p></binding>
                     <binding><p>The older binding is a plain thin cardboard
                        binding with two stickers on the spine. The pastedown is made out of blank paper. On the very top and very bottom of the
                        front cover, the shelfmark <q>297 b in 4to</q> was written.</p></binding></bindingDesc> 
                  <accMat>A loose slip with information on the restoration is kept in the same box as the manuscripts. It reads:
                  <q>AM 297 b,4to rest<ex>aureret</ex> og indb<ex>undet</ex> januar 1972</q>.</accMat>
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                     <idno>AM 297 a 4to CU1</idno>
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                     <msItem n="1" class="fas">
                        <locus from="1r:1" to="24v:4"/>
                        <title ref="#hsb" type="uniform">Hálfdanar saga Brönufóstra</title>
                        <textLang mainLang="is">Icelandic</textLang>
                        <rubric>Saga Halfdanar Brỏnuföstra</rubric>
                        <incipit><supplied instant="false">H</supplied>ringur er kongur nefndur er ried fyrer Danmorku</incipit>
                        <explicit>Ok lykst her nu sagha Halfdanar Brỏnuföstra.</explicit>
                        <filiation>
                           <p>Copy of <ref type="ms" target="#JS02-0028-en" ana="antigraph">JS 28 fol.</ref></p> <bibl>Jóhannes Bjarni Sigtryggsson 2000, <biblScope unit="page">79</biblScope></bibl>
                        </filiation>
                        <note>Most of fol. <locus>24v</locus> is blank.</note>
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                              <num type="front-flyleaf" value="1"/>
                              <num type="book-block" value="24"/>
                              <num type="back-flyleaf" value="1"/>
                              <dimensions type="leaf">
                                 <height unit="mm" quantity="198"/> 
                                 <width unit="mm" quantity="160"/>
                              </dimensions>
                              
                              <watermark ana="yes">The watermark is a Maid of Dort with the words "Pro Patria". The countermark reads "HONIG".
                                 <p>The details are: 
                                    <list>
                                       <item>Fol. 1: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 2: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 3: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 4: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 5: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 4: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 7: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 8: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                    </list>
                                    <list>
                                       <item>Fol. 9: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 10: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 11: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 12: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 13: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 14: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 15: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 16: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                    </list>
                                    <list>
                                       <item>Fol. 17: Maid of dort (top)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 18: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 19: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 20: Maid of dort (bottom)</item>
                                    </list>
                                    <list>
                                       <item>Fol. 21: Maid of Dort (top)</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 22: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 23: letters</item>
                                       <item>Fol. 24: Maid of Dort (bottom)</item>
                                    </list>
                                  
                                 </p>
                                 <p>The watermark of the front flyleaf is a coat of arms of Amsterdam. The back flyleaf is of thicker paper 
                                 and does not show a watermark.</p>
                              </watermark> 
                           </support>
                           <foliation ana="later fol">There is later foliation in red ink in the upper right-hand corners (1-24).</foliation>
                           <collation>
                              <p>There are four quires: <list>
                                 <item>I: fols. 1-8 (1+8, 2+7, 3+6, 4+5) (4 bifolia)</item>
                                 <item>II: fols. 9-16 (9+16, 10+15, 11+14, 12+13) (4 bifolia)</item>
                                 <item>III: fols. 17-20 (17+20, 18+19) (2 bifolia)</item>
                                 <item>IV: fols. 21-24 (21+24, 22+23) (2 bifolia)</item>
                              </list>
                              </p>
                              <signatures>There are no quire signatures.</signatures>
                              <catchwords>There are catchwords on all verso-pages except for fols. <locus>9v</locus> and <locus>24v</locus>.</catchwords>
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                           <condition><p>There are hardly any stains or dirt.</p>
                              <p>The ink is bleeding into the paper discolouring the written area.</p></condition>
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                              <num type="wpl" atLeast="8" atMost="9"/>
                              <dimensions type="written">
                                 <height unit="mm" quantity="155"/>
                                 <width unit="mm" quantity="105"/>
                              </dimensions>
                           </layout>
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                        <handNote scribeRef="#MagEin005" scope="sole" script="chancery"/> 
                     </handDesc>
                     
                     <decoDesc><decoNote type="initial">There is space left blank for the first initial. Other initials are written larger (1-2 lines)
                     and are decorated with additional loops and squiggles.</decoNote>
                     <decoNote type="paratext">The rubrics are written in larger and more decorative chancery script.</decoNote></decoDesc>
                     <additions><p>There are a few textual additions in the margins by a later hand.</p></additions>
                     <bindingDesc><binding><p>The manuscript is bound in a dark half binding with blue and brown marbled paper on 
                        the board that was produced under <name type="person" key="KriKaa001">Kålund</name> (<date notBefore="1911" notAfter="1913">1911-1913</date>).
                        Before, the manuscript was bound in parchment, reusing leaves from a Latin
                        ecclesiastical manuscript (Missale Scardense). The leaves were taken in <name type="person" key="KriKaa001">Kristian
                           Kålund</name>'s time and are now stored in
                        <ref>AM Access. 7</ref> (Hs 1).</p></binding>
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                        <p>An <locus from="accMat01r" to="accMat01v">AM-slip</locus>
                           (<dimensions type="slip" unit="mm"><height>192</height><width>135</width></dimensions>) 
                           is attached to the first flyleaf. <name key="ArnMag001" type="person">Árni
                              Magnússon</name> has written on it: <q>Þesse Halfdanar Saga Brỏnufostra kom til min 1727. fra Magnuse Einarssyne ä Vatzhorne. 
                                 Er af honum ritud epter hendi S<ex>era</ex>
                                 Jons Erlendzsonar i Villingahollte, i Bok Jons Hakonarssonar, þeirre in folio, sem fyrrum hefr ätt Mag. Bryniolfur, og
                                 gefed Helgu Magnussdottur i Brædratungu</q> [i.e. <ref>JS 28 fol.</ref>].</p>
                     </accMat>
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                     <origin>
                        <p>The codicological unit was written in <origPlace key="IS">Iceland</origPlace>. 
                           Kålund dates it to <origDate
                              notBefore="1675" notAfter="1725">ca. 1700</origDate>
                           <bibl><ref target="KKKat">Katalog I</ref>,
                              <biblScope unit="page">540</biblScope></bibl>.</p>
                     </origin>
                     <provenance>
                        <p>
                           <name type="person" role="owner" key="ArnMag001">Árni Magnússon</name> received the codicological unit
                           in <date when="1727">1727</date> from
                           <name type="person" role="owner" key="MagEin005">Magnús Einarsson</name> who had written the codicological unit.
                        </p>
                  
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                     <idno>AM 297 b 4to CU1</idno>
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                  <msItem n="1" class="fas">
                     <locus from="1r:25" to="7v:12"/>
                     <title ref="#hsb" type="uniform">Hálfdanar saga Brönufóstra</title>
                     <textLang mainLang="is">Icelandic</textLang>
                     <rubric>Sagan<ex>n</ex> af Halfdane Brønufost<ex>ra</ex></rubric>
                     <incipit>Hryngur er k<ex>o</ex>ng<ex>ur</ex> nefndur. Han<ex>n</ex> riede f<ex>iri</ex> Danm<ex>or</ex>k</incipit>
                     <explicit>og lykur hier sogu Halfdan<ex>n</ex>s Brónu fostra.</explicit>
                     <note>The first twenty four lines of fol. <locus from="1r:1" to="1r:24">1r</locus> contain the crossed-out ending of 
                        <title type="uniform">Jökuls þáttur Búasonar</title>.</note>
                     <note>The last lines of fol. <locus from="7v:13" to="7v:36">7v</locus> contain the crossed-out 
                        beginning of <title type="uniform">Ála flekks saga</title>.</note>
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                    <num type="front-flyleaf" value="1"/>
                           <num type="book-block" value="7"/>
                       <num type="back-flyleaf" value="1"/>
                           <dimensions type="leaf">
                              <height unit="mm" quantity="293"/>
                              <width unit="mm" quantity="189"/>
                           </dimensions>
                           <watermark ana="yes"><p>The watermark in the first part is a coat of arms with an heraldic eagle (see also <ref>AM 163 n fol.</ref>). The
                           last three leaves show no watermark, but narrower chain-lines.</p>
                           The details are: <list>
                              <item>fol. <locus>1</locus>: heraldic eagle (up-side down)</item>
                              <item>fol. <locus>2</locus>: "blank" (heraldic eagle counterpart)</item>
                              <item>fol. <locus>3</locus>: heraldic eagle (up-side down)</item>
                              <item>fol. <locus>4</locus>: "blank" (heraldic eagle counterpart)</item>
                           </list><list>
                              <item>fol. <locus>5</locus>: "blank" (clear chain-lines every 25 mm)</item> <!-- formed one quire with three first leaves in AM 181 i fol. -->
                              <item>fol. <locus>6</locus>: "blank" (clear chain-lines every 25 mm)</item>
                              <item>fol. <locus>7</locus>: "blank" (clear chain-lines every 25 mm)</item>
                           </list>
                           
                           </watermark>
                        </support>
                        <foliation ana="contemporary fol">In the top right-hand corner of fol. <locus from="1r" to="1r">1r</locus>,
                        there are remnants of an older foliation: The lower part of the number "3" (the rest is lost due to trimming). The number was written in
                        brown ink and is highly reminiscent of the old foliation found in e.g <ref>AM 181 i fol.</ref> and <ref>AM 163 m fol.</ref>
                        </foliation> 
                        <foliation ana="later fol">There is later foliation in red ink.</foliation>
                        <collation>
                           <p>There are two quires: <list>
                              <item>I: fols. 1-3 (1, 2+3) (1 singleton, 1 bifolium) <note>All leaves have been repaired at the spine.
                                 Fol. 1 used to form a bifolium
                           together with fol. 4 of the following quire but is now glued onto fol. 3.</note></item> 
                              <item>II: fols. 4-7 (4+7, 5+6) (2 bifolia) <note>All leaves have been repaired at the spine.
                                 Fol. 4 used to be the last leaf of the previous quire and fols. 5-7 used to form a quire 
                                 of three bifolia together with the first three leaves of <ref>AM 181 i fol.</ref></note></item>
                        </list>
                        </p>
                           <signatures>There are no quire signatures.</signatures>
                           <catchwords>There are catchwords on every page.</catchwords> 
                        </collation>
                        <condition><p>The manuscript is in folio-format.</p>
                           <p>There are stains and repairs.</p></condition> 
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                        <layout ana="verse-prose" columns="1" writtenLines="38 41">
                           <num type="wpl" atLeast="13" atMost="15"/>
                           <dimensions type="written">
                              <height unit="mm" quantity="275"/>
                              <width unit="mm" quantity="165"/>
                           </dimensions>
                           <note>There is ink ruling in both the inner and the outer margin.</note>
                        </layout>
                     </layoutDesc>
                  </objectDesc> 
                  
                  <handDesc hands="1"> <!-- possibly not same script as in AM 181 i fol. and AM 164 b fol., 
                     (which is attributed to a Jón Gíslason in AM 477 fol.), but definitely same hand as in AM 163 e fol. -->
                     <handNote scribeRef="unknown" scope="sole" script="kurrent"/>
                  </handDesc>
                  
                  <decoDesc><decoNote type="paratext">The catchwords are decorated with two plain lines forming an angle.</decoNote>
                  <decoNote type="initial">The initials are written slightly larger than the text (1-2 lines) and are somewhat decorated.</decoNote>
                  <decoNote type="paratext">The rubrics and first lines of text are written in decorative chancery fractura script.</decoNote></decoDesc> 
                  
                  <additions><p>On fols. <locus from="1r" to="1r">1r</locus> and <locus from="7v" to="7v">7v</locus>,
                     text has been crossed out. The 24 lines on fol. <locus>1r</locus> can be identified as the end of <title type="uniform">Jökuls þáttur Búasonar</title>,
                    whereas the 24 lines on fol. <locus>7v</locus> are the beginning of <title type="uniform">Ála flekks saga</title>.</p>
                  <p>On fol. <locus from="7v" to="7v">7v</locus> the word <q>heyter</q> is added in the open space in the middle of the page. </p></additions>
                  <bindingDesc><binding contemporary="false"><p>The current binding is a modern half binding from <date when="1972">1972</date> (see above).</p></binding>
                  <binding contemporary="unknown"><p>An older binding is kept in the same box as the manuscript (see above).</p></binding>
                  </bindingDesc>
                  <accMat><p>An <locus from="accMat01r" facs="#AM02-0163n-accMat01r"
                     to="accMat01v">AM-slip</locus> (<dimensions type="slip"
                        unit="mm"
                        ><height>106</height><width>184</width></dimensions>) 
                     written by <name key="ArnMag001" type="person">Árni
                        Magnússon</name> is bound in front of the manuscript. 
                     It reads: <q>Haldanar Saga Brỏnufostra, ur bok in folio fra Jone
                        Thorlakssyne.</q>
                  The slip is made from reused paper with, among others, parts of an address on the recto-side and writing in a different hand on the verso-side.</p>
                  </accMat> 
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                  <history><origin><p>The codicological unit was written in <origPlace key="IS">Iceland</origPlace>. Kålund dates it to the end of the 
                     <origDate notBefore="1651" notAfter="1700">seventeenth century</origDate> <bibl>
                        <ref target="KKKat">Katalog I</ref>, <biblScope unit="page">540</biblScope></bibl>.</p>
                  
                  </origin>
                     <provenance><p><name key="ArnMag001"
                        type="person">Árni Magnússon</name> received the larger codex, of which the codicological unit was a part,
                        from <name key="JonTho012"
                           type="person">Jón Þorláksson</name>, sýslumaður in Múlasýsla, who died in <date notAfter="1712">1712</date> (see AM-slip).</p>
                        
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         <change when="2014" who="#BS">Adopted from fasnl.ku.dk and adjusted according to own standards.</change> 
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