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Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border.

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Title
Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Dictionarium etymologicum]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 105
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Astor collection
Content: De Ricci, 1332. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.
Content: 37-52 lines in two columns; ruled in pen.
Content: Paper
Content: Human faces included in penwork, f. 161r-v.
Content: Each word begins with 1-line, 2-line or 3-line red initial. Red line-fillers, penwork and place-notes. At opening of each letter, 7-line to 10-line red and blue "puzzle" initials with red and black penwork -- sometimes penwork extends into border.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5563fa40-c5cc-012f-92b1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e76e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e76e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e76e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts.  Large penwork feather drawn in border.