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6-line green initial on gold field with vines and flowers in border, music and small initials.

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Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Choir psalter

Dates / Origin
Place Term: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 16
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : Written for the Benedictines of Melk (their arms f. 8). R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.

Content : De Ricci, 1318. Schmidt article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : This manuscript consists of 22 folios from not fewer than three vanished codices. Both the original three and this compilation were done at Melk, according to Schmidt's article.

Content : Classmark formerly De Ricci 16

Content : 21 lines in two columns, ruled in pen.

Content : Parchment

Content : 6-8 line many-colored initials on gold fields, with elaborate vine and flower designs extending into borders. 1-, 2-, and 3-line red and blue initials. Rubrics.

Content : De Ricci and Dr. Guest date the whole codex to the 15th century; Schmidt dates this part to ca. 1460.

Content: 1
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 12e05720-c5cb-012f-be5e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1440 - 1460). 6-line green initial on gold field with vines and flowers in border, music and small initials. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3e4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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6-line green initial on gold field with vines and flowers in border, music and small initials.