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Book of hours leaf, 1400s.

Author/Creator:
Catholic Church.
Publication:
1400s.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment ; 170 x 130 mm.
Subjects:
Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Fragments.
Books of hours.
Manuscripts, Latin -- 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Language:
In Latin.
Summary:
Vellum leaf from a book of hours in 13 long lines. Initials are in alternating red and blue ink, with abstract line fillers in red and blue ink. The text is from the Office of the Dead, containing Psalm 40.9-14. Written in France in the 15th century.
Local notes:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Penn Provenance:
Formerly owned by Lawrence J. Schoenberg, LJS 125.
Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2008.
Contributor:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner.
Contained In:
Manuscript Fragment Collection. Folder 27
OCLC:
238234922
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