Mappæ clavicula : a manuscript treatise on the preparation of pigments, and on various processes of the decorative arts practised during the Middle Ages / communicated to the Society of Antiquaries by Sir Thomas Phillipps, Bart., F.R.S., F.S.A., in a letter addressed to Albert Way, Esq., director.

Title: 
Mappæ clavicula : a manuscript treatise on the preparation of pigments, and on various processes of the decorative arts practised during the Middle Ages / communicated to the Society of Antiquaries by Sir Thomas Phillipps, Bart., F.R.S., F.S.A., in a letter addressed to Albert Way, Esq., director.
Published In: 
Archaeologia: or Miscellaneous tracts relating to antiquity v. 32, pp. 183-244.
Publisher: 
[London? : s.n], 1847 (London : Printed by J.B. Nichols and Son)
Description: 
64 p. ; 31 cm.
Other Authors: 
Phillipps, Thomas, Sir, 1792-1872.
Way, Albert, 1805-1874.
Society of Antiquaries of London.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
97193
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Location: 
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Call Number: 
ND1510.M29 1847 *
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Variant Title: 
Mappæ clavicula : a treatise on the preparation of pigments during the Middle Ages
Notes: 
"From Archaeologia, vol. XXXII, pp. 183-244."--Verso t.p.
Introduction in English; text in Latin.
Transcript of the manuscript. NOTE: the chapter numbers given in the table of contents are often incorrect.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in July 2010.
Glass: Aurei coloris scriptura in cartis, in marmore, in vitro, ut videantur de auro (chapter 50); Deauratio vitrorum, in calamo, et in ere (chapter 51); De vitri coctione (chapter 69); Inauratio lapidis, vel ligni, vel vitri (chapter 99); how to polish glass (chapter 146, paragraph 4); coloring glass (chapters 154-161); De metallo vitri, et coctione (chapter 224); Alia compositio vitri (chapter 227); Confectio Saphiri (chapter 256); Confectio vitri rubei (chapter 257-258); Ad vitrum incidendum (chapter 289).
CMGL also has an English translation (Q11 .P6 n.s. v. 64, pt. 4).