Archive for the ‘Marks/Marginalia’ Category

Sequences (a Work In Progress)

April 18, 2012 7 comments

I’ve been collecting together all the occurrences of what look like sequences in the VMs, to see if there are any obvious patterns. Here is what I have so far:

Places in the VMs where sequences occur, colour coded for some common glyphs, and (mostly) split at glyph "o"


Colour by Numbers

March 1, 2010 Leave a comment

There is an unmistakable “B” in one of gaps between the leaves in f39v.

Clearly it is an instruction to the guy with the paintpot to leave this area “B”lank.

A detail from f39v

(There is an interesting discussion of letters in plants over on Nick Pelling’s blog.)