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Opening page of calendar.

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

Book of Hours, use of Rome

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place Term: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 55
Church calendar
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, bequeathed 1892.

Content : 1 scribe?; a second hand, ff. 147-161?

Content : 20 long lines per page (17 in calendar), ruled in very light red.

Content : Binding is very tight, which precludes taking many photos.

Content : De Ricci, 1323. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Guest places this manuscript in France, possibly Soissons. De Ricci notes that it contains two mentions of Soissons.

Content : Large red and blue initials on gold fields. Small gold initials on red and blue fields. Border decoration, red/gold linefillers, rubrics.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 78255680-c5cb-012f-3fe7-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1490 - 1510. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1490 - 1510). Opening page of calendar. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e4ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Opening page of calendar.