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Large initial, smaller initials, human and animal figures in border design.

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Title
Large initial, smaller initials, human and animal figures in border design.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Gradual

Dates / Origin
Place: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1325 - 1350
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: 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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16e99ab0-c5cb-012f-460a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1325: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1325 - 1350). Large initial, smaller initials, human and animal figures in border design. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Large initial, smaller initials, human and animal figures in border design.