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Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature. Written in French. Initials.

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Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature.  Written in French.  Initials.

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Officium Beatae Mariae Virginis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1485 - 1499
Place Term: Tournai, Flanders
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 043
Topics
Eating & drinking
Notes
Ownership : Two coats of arms. Gift to Spencer in 1941 from Mary Stillman Harkness (Mrs. Edward S. Harkness).

Content : 16 long lines per page, ruled in red ink. Prickmarks and catchwords visible.

Content : 2- and 3-line blue and red initials on gold fields. 4-line blue initials on multi-colored fields. 1-line blue initials with red penwork, gold initials on red/blue fields. Linefillers, "rubrics" in blue. Yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Content : 40 miniatures. 14 historiated initials. Some borders include grotesques.

Content : Apostle's Creed, in French, in modern hand, f. 143v.

Content : De Ricci, Supplement, 332. Library dossier.

Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 0ba006a0-c61f-012f-b904-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1485: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature. Written in French. Initials." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1485 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec36-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature. Written in French. Initials." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec36-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1485 - 1499). Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature. Written in French. Initials. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec36-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening page of calendar, with border design and miniature.  Written in French.  Initials.