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Book of Hours (fragment).

Book of Hours (fragment).

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Date: [14--].
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Decoration: 2-line initials in gold on a blue ground decorated with white filigree; initials filled with red and decorated with white filigree; 1-line initials are in black highlighted with yellow; rubrics written in red in the same script as the text; punctuated with the punctus; hyphenation is in the same ink as the text; the outer margin is modestly decorated with vine tendrils in black with green and gold leaves and blue, red, and pink flowers and berries.
Gift of Henrietta C. Bartlett in 1954.
In Latin and French.
Script: written in two sizes of gothic script (littera textualis formata).
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a Book of Hours (in Latin with rubrics partially in French), containing: an unidentified office; St. Laurence (10 August); St. Nicholas (6 November); and St. Catharine of Alexandria (25 November).
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ff. 1 : parchment ; 165 x 122 mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 2004116
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