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Coffee with a Codex: Plans of Fortifications

On June 13, curator Dot Porter will bring out Ms. Codex 1634, plans of fortifications for use at the royal academy of artillery and fortification founded in Turin in 1678, consisting entirely of figures of plans and elevations, some with landscape elements added in the background. Written in Turin, 1759.

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June 13, 2024, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Open to the Public

Hosted by: SIMS and Kislak Center

Diagram of fortification from Ms. Codex 1634

An informal lunch or coffee time to meet virtually with Kislak curators and talk about one of the manuscripts from Penn's collections. Each week we'll feature a different manuscript and the expertise of one of our curators. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Note that the Zoom links for Coffee With a Codex are reusable - register once and attend every Thursday at 12pm EST / 5pm GMT.

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