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

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

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Prayers

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place: Germany
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 152
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
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
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 09bf8f40-c5cd-012f-6292-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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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.