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Page of text with multi-colored initials, gold writing, and placemarkers.

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Collection

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

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place Term: Germany
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 152
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 : Samuel Putnam Avery; his sale (1919) to A. Stern. Felix M. Warburg collection, bequeathed 1937.

Content : De Ricci, 1850. De Ricci, Supplement, 330. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : 17 long lines per page, ruled in red. Prickings occasionally visible.

Content : Parchment

Content : 3-line and 4-line initials in many colors, on fields highlighted by gold. Some have vines and flowers growing from them which extend far into borders. 1-line alternating red and blue initials. "Rubrics" in gold and blue. Red lines as placemarkers.

Content : Final 21 folios are ruled but left blank.

Content: 1 scribe
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 09bf8f40-c5cd-012f-6292-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with multi-colored initials, gold writing, and placemarkers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1490 - 1510. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e89b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with multi-colored initials, gold writing, and placemarkers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e89b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1490 - 1510). Page of text with multi-colored initials, gold writing, and placemarkers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e89b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of text with multi-colored initials, gold writing, and placemarkers.