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[Ferial Psalter].

[Ferial Psalter].

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Creator: Catholic Church.
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Date: [between 1400 and 1450].
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Description:
Script: copied in northern gothica textualis formata (textus rotundus) with English features.
Decoration: rubrics in red (rare); red or blue paragraph marks. Red stroking of majuscules. Alternately red and blue versals; brown or grey cadels, often decorated with a grotesque human face; numerous 2-line dentelle initials; large foliate initials on ff. 7v, 52r, 63v, 74v; these are accompanied by three-margins left floral borders.
Binding: early binding; undecorated brown leather over wooden boards.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment of a ferial psalter containing a calendar, a psalter with hymns and antiphons, canticles, a litany, and the Office of the Dead.
Physical Description:
ff. 1-132 : parchment ; 120 x ... mm. (Irregular lower edges)
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10675699
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