Árni Magnússon’s rearrangement of paper manuscripts

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                <title>AM 615 i 4to</title>
                <availability status="free"><licence target="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/">
                    Distributed by the University of Copenhagen under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike
                    3.0 Unported License.</licence></availability>
                <authority>Den Arnamagnæanske Samling, København</authority>
                <msDesc xml:id="AM040615i" xml:lang="en"> 
                        <repository ref="#AMIS">Stofnun Árna Magnússonar í íslenskum fræðum, Reykjavík</repository>
                        <idno>AM 615 i 4to</idno>
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                            <idno>AM 615 i 4to</idno>
                        <textLang mainLang="is">Icelandic</textLang>
                        <msItem n="1" class="rimur">
                            <locus from="1r" to="6v">1r-6v</locus>
                            <title type="supplied">Geiplur</title>
                            <note>4 rímur.</note>
                            <rubric>Rÿmur sem kallast Geÿplur</rubric>
                            <incipit>Vienis laat j vÿsur færd</incipit>
                            <explicit>Geiplur skulu hier falla nidur</explicit>
                            <note>The first two verses of the first ríma were not written.</note>
                            <bibl><ref>Rímnasafn (II) 1913-22</ref>, <biblScope unit="page">357-391</biblScope></bibl>
                        <msItem n="2" class="kvad">
                            <locus from="6v" to="8r">6v-8r</locus>
                            <author>Hallgrímur Pétursson</author>
                            <title type="uniform">Aldarháttur</title>
                            <rubric>Alldar haattur S H P S</rubric>
                            <incipit>Aadur ä tÿdum</incipit>
                            <explicit>og liktar so kvædi</explicit>
                        <msItem n="3" defective="true" class="ordsk">
                            <locus from="8r" to="8v">8r-8v</locus>
                            <author>Hallgrímur Pétursson</author>
                            <title type="supplied">Skýringar við Aldarhátt</title>
                            <rubric>Notæ sera Hallgrijms P.S.</rubric>
                            <incipit>Stropha 1 Haars Elldur</incipit>
                            <objectDesc form="codex">							
                                <supportDesc material="chart">								
                                        <num type="front-flyleaf" value="0"/>
                                        <num type="book-block" value="8"/>
                                        <num type="back-flyleaf" value="0"/>
                                        <dimensions type="leaf">
                                            <height unit="mm" quantity="202"/>
                                            <width unit="mm" quantity="165"/>
                                        <watermark ana="yes"><p>The watermark is a double circle with numbers or letters(?) in the framing lines.
                                            In the centre, there is an object, possibly the top of a tower or the trunk or branch of a tree.</p>
                                        The details are: 
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>1</locus>: circle (bottom)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>2</locus>: "blank"</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>3</locus>: circle (bottom)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>4</locus>: "blank"</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>5</locus>: "blank"</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>6</locus>: circle (top)</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>7</locus>: "blank"</item>
                                            <item>Fol. <locus>8</locus>: circle (top)</item>
                                    <foliation ana="contemporary fol">There is older foliation in brown ink in the bottom margins (210-217).</foliation>
                                    <foliation ana="later fol">There is modern foliation in pencil in the top outer corners of some leaves (1-8).</foliation>
                                    <collation><p>There is one quire: <list>
                                        <item>I: fols. 1-8 (1+8, 2+7, 3+6, 4+5) (4 bifolia) <note>This is an original quire.</note></item> 
                                        <signatures>There are no quire signatures.</signatures>
                                        <catchwords>There are no catchwords.</catchwords> 
                                    <condition><p>There are stains throughout the manuscript, but especially the pages on the outside of the quire (i.e. fols. <locus>1r</locus> and
                                        <locus>8v</locus>) are dirty and have darkened.</p>
                                    <p>Many leaves have been repaired around the edges and at the spine.</p></condition>
                                    <layout columns="1" writtenLines="28 39">
                                        <num type="wpl" atLeast="10" atMost="11"/>
                                        <dimensions type="written">
                                            <height unit="mm" atLeast="165" atMost="180"/>
                                            <width unit="mm" quantity="140"/>
                            <handDesc hands="1">
                                <handNote scribeRef="unknown" scope="sole" script="hum cursiva"/>
                            <decoDesc><decoNote type="initial">The initials are written slightly larger than the main text (1-2 lines) and
                                are emphasised by means of a few additional strokes.</decoNote>
                                <decoNote type="paratext">The rubrics are emphasised by means of larger script.</decoNote></decoDesc>
                            <additions><p>Some verse numbers have been added to the margins.</p></additions>
                            <bindingDesc><binding><p>The manuscript is bound in a grey cardboard binding from <name type="person" key="JenWeb001">Jens Jacob Weber</name>'s time, 
                                i.e. <date from="1771" to="1870">1771-1780</date>. Printed material was used for the pastedown.
                                On the front cover, the shelfmark (including the letter) and the titles of the texts were written in ink. 
                                On the spine, there are two stickers for the shelfmark and the running number.</p></binding></bindingDesc> 
                        <origin>  <p>The codicological unit was written in <origPlace key="IS">Iceland</origPlace>.
                            Kålund dates it to the <origDate notBefore="1601" notAfter="1700">seventeenth century</origDate> <bibl><ref target="KKKat">Katalog II</ref>, 
                                <biblScope unit="page">26-27</biblScope></bibl>.</p>
                        <provenance><p>It is not known when, from whom or in which physical form
                            <name type="person" key="ArnMag001" role="owner">Árni Magnússon</name>
                            acquired the codicological unit. It is very likely that either 
                            <name type="person" key="ArnMag001" role="owner">Árni Magnússon</name> himself
                            or someone not too long before him rearranged the parts of a former manuscript, which
                            now form <ref>AM 615 f-m 4to</ref>. That collection <name type="person" key="ArnMag001" role="owner">Árni Magnússon</name>
                            compiled with the rest of today's  <ref>AM 615 4to</ref>-manuscripts.</p>
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                      	       <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM040615iCU1" passive="#AM040615i" n="1"/>
                                    <listRelation period="t1">
                                        <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM040615iCU1" passive="#JO040615" n="10"/>
                                    </listRelation><listBibl><bibl>AM 456 fol.</bibl></listBibl> 
                                    <listRelation period="t2">
                                        <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#AM040615iCU1" passive="#BS39" n="4"/>
                                    <listRelation period="t3">
                                        <relation type="CRM" name="P46_forms_part_of" active="#CAM040615iCU1" passive="#Ms39a" n="11"/>
            <change type="handrit"><name key="ThorSig01" type="person"
                >ÞS</name> skráði <date from="2003-01-22"  to="2003-01-23">22.-23. janúar 2003</date>.</change>
            <change when="2014" who="#BS">Adopted from handrit.is and adjusted according to own standards.</change>
            <change when="2015" who="#BS">Markup checked.</change>  
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