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Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration.

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Title
Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Book of Hours, use of Paris

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 52
Topics
Borders (Ornament Areas)
Church calendar
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Owned 16th century by Pierre Debargues. R.L. Stuart collection (no. 13892), bequeathed 1892.
Content: 1-line and 2-line gold initials on red and blue fields. 4-line blue and red initials on gold fields. Some border decoration, often sprouting from initials. Rubrics. Red, gold and blue linefillers.
Content: Notes at beginning and end of main text.
Content: 14 long lines, ruled in very light red pencil. Catchwords visible.
Content: 4 scribes?: A, ff. 1v, 230; B, ff. 2-3; C, text; D, ff. 226-228v
Content: De Ricci, 1323. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71d04300-c5cb-012f-cf91-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page of calendar, written in French, border decoration.