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Large illuminated initial on penwork field. Smaller initials, border design, rubrics.

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

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Gradual

Dates / Origin
Place Term: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1325 - 1350
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 : 1

Content : 11 large illuminated initials. Animal and human figures in border, sketched onto initials.

Content : 9 staves of music, 9 long lines of text per page, ruled in red and light pencil.

Content : Large initials in many colors on gold fields. Border designs. Red and blue initials. Rubrics. Red daubs as placemarkers.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 16a8f3f0-c5cb-012f-5342-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1325: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Large illuminated initial on penwork field. Smaller initials, border design, rubrics." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1325 - 1350. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Large illuminated initial on penwork field. Smaller initials, border design, rubrics." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1325 - 1350). Large illuminated initial on penwork field. Smaller initials, border design, rubrics. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Large illuminated initial on penwork field.  Smaller initials, border design, rubrics.