Opening of text and miniature of zodiac, seasonal activities.

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Title
Opening of text and miniature of zodiac, seasonal activities.
Collection

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

Book of Hours, use of Paris]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1485 - 1499
Place Term: France, probably Paris
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 45
Topics
Eating & drinking
Aquarius (Astrology)
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 : Early owner: Debreuse. From Tilden Library, given 1895.

Content : 1 hand.

Content : 1- and 2-line gold initials on blue, red and green-brown background. 4- and 5-line blue, red and grey initials on backgrounds of same colors. Rubrics. Border designs.

Content : 33 long lines per page, ruled in very light pencil, with borders ruled in red pencil. Catchwords.

Content : Catchword at bottom of final folio, suggesting missing leaves at the end.

Content : Classmark formerly De Ricci Ms. 45.

Content : De Ricci, 1322. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Miniatures. Some border designs have animal figures.

Content : Pagination in top left is incorrect from p. 194 forward; from that point, add one digit.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 6080dff0-c5cb-012f-dbda-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1485: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Opening of text and miniature of zodiac, seasonal activities.