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Noted Breviary (fragment).

Noted Breviary (fragment).

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Date: [between 1000 and 1010].
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Decoration: on fol. 1v there are decorated initials "I" (7-line) and "F" (8-line), outlined in orange and colored with green and yellow ; 1- and 2-line initials are orange uncials; 1-line initials within the hymn are a mixture of orange uncials and rustic capitals; rubrics are written in orange minuscule; interlinear neumes in the St. Gall style; punctuated with the punctus, punctus elevatus, and punctus interrogativus; accents and diacritical marks over double "i" by later hands.
Script: written in two sizes of Caroline minuscule, with a larger script for the lessons and hymn and a smaller script for the antiphons and responses.
The folio was folded in half and used as the first two flyleaves in another volume; the contents of the volume are described in the inner margin of the recto in a sixteenth-century cursive hand; gift of the Yale University Library Associates; purchased from Kraus in 1948.
Abstract:
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a noted breviary containing excerpts from Augustine's De sermone domini in monte, a lesson from Matthew 7, and an undetermined office for St. Apollinaris.
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ff. 1 : parchment ; 348 x 238 mm.
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Object ID: 2004143
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