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Opening page of calendar for the month of January. A column was constructed intentionally to hold the numbering of the days of the month, executed in blue ink and in arabic numerals.

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Collection

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

Book of Hours, Use of Rome]

Dates / Origin
Place Term: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 117
Topics
Books of hours
Church calendar
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 : Robert S. Holford collection. Sir George L. Holford collection. Given to the library in 1931 by Mrs. Edward S. Harkness.

Content : 1-line and 2-line gold initials on red and blue fields. 3-line white initials on gold fields. Rubrics, placemarkers, linefillers in blue, gold and red. Architectual border designs around large miniatures.

Content : 16 large and 22 small miniatures.

Content : 23 long lines (33 in calendar), ruled in light red pencil.

Content : Both De Ricci and Dr. Guest date this to ca. 1520.

Content : De Ricci, 1334. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 8322bf40-c5cc-012f-2084-58d385a7bc34

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  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar for the month of January. A column was constructed intentionally to hold the numbering of the days of the month, executed in blue ink and in arabic numerals." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e7fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar for the month of January. A column was constructed intentionally to hold the numbering of the days of the month, executed in blue ink and in arabic numerals." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e7fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. Opening page of calendar for the month of January. A column was constructed intentionally to hold the numbering of the days of the month, executed in blue ink and in arabic numerals. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e7fb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page of calendar for the month of January. A column was constructed intentionally to hold the numbering of the days of the month, executed in blue ink and in arabic numerals.