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Large initial on gold fields, border design, rubrics, small initials, placemarkers, quire signature?

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

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Missal

Dates / Origin
Place Term: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1400 - 1425
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 : 24 lines in two columns, ruled in pen. Quire signature f. 10v? F. 11 has 18 lines in two columns, ruled in pen.

Content : Parchment

Content : 2 illuminated initials (ff. 8 and 9) and 1 miniature (f. 11).

Content : 6-, 4-, and 3-line initials in various colors and designs. Border designs in many colors. Red and blue initials, red and yellow daubs as placemarkers, rubrics, coat of arms f. 8.

Content : Schmidt classifies these folios as the second section of this manuscript. However, f. 11 looks quire different from ff. 8-10, and may be from another manuscript. De Ricci and Guest date whole codex to s. XV; Schmidt dates this section to ca. 1425.

Content: 2 hands?, second on f. 11 ?
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 148288f0-c5cb-012f-bed7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Large initial on gold fields, border design, rubrics, small initials, placemarkers, quire signature?