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Small initial with border decoration, rubrics, placemarkers, catchword.

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Collection

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

Book of Hours, use of Coutances.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1401 - 1500
Place Term: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 42
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 : R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13857), bequeathed 1892.

Content : 1- and 2- line gold initials on red and blue fields. 4-line red and blue initials on gold fields. Border decorations. Rubrics. Red, blue and gold linefillers. Yellow daubs as placemarkers. Different style initial etc. ff. 147v and following.

Content : 14 long lines per page (17 lines in calendar). Ruled in red ink, catchwords visible.a

Content : 14 long lines, ruled in red, prickings visible.

Content : 185724

Content : Five miniatures.

Content : Missing folio between ff. 12 and 13: text starts mid-sentence and stub of former folio visible.

Content : Modern note of contents on inside front cover.

Content : On ff. 152v-153v, birth announcements

Content : Parchment

Content : Partial border design on all borders; full borders around miniatures. 3- and 2-line blue and red initials on gold fields. 1-line gold initials on red and blue fields. Red and blue linefillers, rubrics, yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Content : Several scribes?, plus cursive hand, s. XVI, for birth notices, ff. 152v-153v

Content: Six miniatures.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 5add2af0-c5cb-012f-7ebf-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1401: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Small initial with border decoration, rubrics, placemarkers, catchword." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1401 - 1500. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4a0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Small initial with border decoration, rubrics, placemarkers, catchword." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4a0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1401 - 1500). Small initial with border decoration, rubrics, placemarkers, catchword. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4a0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Small initial with border decoration, rubrics, placemarkers, catchword.