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Noted Breviary (fragment).

Noted Breviary (fragment).

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Date: [between 1100 and 1150].
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Decoration: 1- and 2-line initials at the beginning of lessons are in red square capitals; 1-line initials are in brown rustic capitals; rubrics are written in red rustic capitals; punctuated with the punctus; accents have been added by a later hand; interlinear neumes in the St. Gall style.
Script: written in two sizes of late Caroline minuscule with a smaller script for the chants and a larger one for the lessons.
The fragments were used as the pastedown (fol. 2) and flyleaf (fol. 1) in the binding of another volume.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a noted breviary containing: Second Sunday of Advent; Feria II of the second week of Advent; and Feria III of the second week of Advent.
Physical Description:
ff. 1-2 : parchment ; 191 x 155 mm.
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Object ID: 2004022
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