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Bod-Inc: Z-007


Zeichen der falschen Gulden [German].


Analysis of Content

Printed side Zeichen der falschen Gulden. Incipit: ‘Hie seind ze mercken die zeichen der falschen guldin ym nyderland . . .’ K. Haebler, ‘  “Falsche Gulden"-Blätter aus der Frühzeit der Druckerkunst', Zeitschrift für Bücherfreunde, 11 (1907), 219-33.


Imprint: Ulm: [Johann Zainer, 1482]. Broadside.


Collation: Single sheet.


ISTC: iz00020000

GW: E 1569, 1569a;

Goff: Goff Z‑20;

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: Amelung, Frühdruck, I 50; BSB‑Ink Z‑27; GfT 481; Schramm V 324; not in Sheppard.

LCN: 14465254


Copy number: Z-007(1)

Binding: Kept in a modern document case.

Size of leaf: 280 × 196 mm.

Two lines of verse (pentameters) in a German hand on the printed side of the sheet: ‘Vergilius. Non fugis hinc praeceps dum praecipitare potestas' (Verg. A. 4. 565).

Woodcuts of the coins are coloured in yellow.

Provenance: Albert Ehrman (1890-1969); armorial book-plate; purchased from Maggs Brothers Ltd in 1952 for £60; accession no. ‘R 1126'. Presented in 1978 by John Ehrman.

SHELFMARK: Broxb. 95.7.

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