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Prayer roll in Latin and Middle English.

Prayer roll in Latin and Middle English.

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Date: [ca. 1430]
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Description:
Formerly owned by Harvey Frost. From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
The Middle English lyrics appear in several other manuscripts, including the Vernon MS (Bodleian Library).
Layout: single column.
Script: gothic bookhand.
Decoration: initial large miniature of the Virgin Mary and child. Numerous burnished gold initials on red or blue grounds with foliate sprays; numerous internal initials in either burnished gold or red or blue penwork.
Binding: modern red morocco case.
Abstract:
Manuscript roll, on vellum, in a single hand, containing Latin prayers from the Sarum breviary, followed by Middle English devotional lyrics.
Physical Description:
1 roll : parchment ; 5486 x 178 mm.
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Object ID: 15504633
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