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Rule of the Third Order of St. Francis

Rule of the Third Order of St. Francis

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Date: [between 1400 and 1450]
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Script: Copied by one hand in Gothica Textualis Formata, careful but not without inconsistencies. A scribe with initials “F.R.” is not attested.
Red underlining; paragraph marks alternately red and blue, and line fillers in the same colours. A few 1-line flourished versals, and 2-line flourished initials alternately in red and blue, with penwork in the contrasting colour, at the head of all chapters. A 3-line flourished initial in the same colours at the beginning of the Prologue, f. 2r.
Binding: Early, white deerskin over pasteboard, spine with four raised bands. Marks of two leather ties.
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Manuscript on parchment of Pope Nicholas IV, Rule of the Third Order of St. Francis (Papal Bull Supra Montem, issued 17 August 1289), in French translation.
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ff. ii + 12 + ii : parchment ; 140 x 110 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10965980
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