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Opening page of calendar.

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Opening page of calendar.

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Book of Hours, use of Tournai.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1450 - 1499
Place: Flanders
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 39
Ownership: Bought 1884 by J.J. Astor.
Content: 11 miniatures.
Content: 18 long lines per page (33 in calendar), ruled in ink and red pencil. Prickings visible.
Content: 2 scribes, with secondary hand on f. 83r-v in French.
Content: De Ricci dates this to the 15th century, Guest to the second half of the 15th century.
Content: De Ricci, 1321. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Large red and blue initials on gold fields. 3-line gold initials on red and blue fields. 1-line blue and gold initials with blue and red penwork. Red and blue linefillers, rubrics. Yellow daubs as placemarkers. Border decoration.
Content: On f. 31, "Canticum angelorum secundum usum tornacensem."
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 52bb0680-c5cb-012f-a8bd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1450: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1450 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e48a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e48a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1450 - 1499). Opening page of calendar. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e48a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Opening page of calendar.