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First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius.

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Title
First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius.
Collection

Horae.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1500 (approximate)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 006
Topics
Church calendar
Aquarius (Astrology)
Genres
Manuscripts, Medieval
Notes
Ownership : Sold by Lilly to H. Huth (1880); A.H. Hugh sale (Sotheby's, 1913) to Leighton. L.C. Harper. Acquired for Spencer from Harper, 1919.

Content : De Ricci, 1336. Library dossier.

Content : 21 long lines per page, ruled in red ink. A few quire signatures and catchwords visible. Quaternions seem to be the norm.

Content : Parchment

Content : 2 double-page miniatures and 34 single-page miniatures; animals appear in some border designs.

Content : Initials and rubrics; border designs with floreate scrolls, flowers, fruits; Roman capitals; linefillers.

Content : Jean Colombe, related to ?

Content : Bourges workshop connected with Colombe family?

Content: 1
Physical Description
Miniatures (Illuminations)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: f405ba20-c6e0-012f-ba46-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1500: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1500. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ea8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ea8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1500). First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ea8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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First page of calendar, with small miniature showing Aquarius.