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

Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Choir psalter

Dates / Origin
Place Term: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 16
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
MSS Unit ID : 2557
UUID: 12e05720-c5cb-012f-be5e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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