Zechariah, figure-initial

More Details Cite This Item

1261439
Purchase Options

Image ID 1261439 may be purchased in print and digital forms:

Download Options

Sorry, there are no download options at this time.

Library division & collection with this item:

View this item elsewhere:

Collection

Prophetae Minores

Dates / Origin
Date Created: early 13th century
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 001
Notes
Ownership : Written for Berthold, abbot of Weingarten (1200-35), and mentioned in his missal (Morgan Ms. 710; listed as Ms.A9). Remained at Weingarten until 1781. Collection of Lord Vernon; his sale (1918) to Maggs. By 1920, acquired for the Spencer collection.

Content : As above, with chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : Foliated in ink, but mistake made as between ff. 98 and 99 one leaf not counted. Corrections in pencil.

Content : 24 lines in two columns, ruled in drypoint. Above top line. Quire signatures and prickings visible. Collation: I-VI#^8#; VII-VIII#^2#; IX#^6#; X-XIX#^8#; XX#^6#; 2 added leaves.

Content : Parchment

Content : 15 historiated initials, with portraits of prophets, saints etc.

Content : Rubrics. Initials in red, or red and yellow; others in red, blue and green. 19 elaborately decorated initials in many colors. On ff. 144v-146v, red daubs as placefinders, and 1-line red initials.

Content : Written for Berthold, Abbot of Weingarten (1200-1235), dated by Dr. Guest (in-house files) to ca. 1220; scribe B, s. XIV?; scribe D, s. XIII? Repairs to parchment with thread of various colors. Vellum tabs attached to fore edges as placemarkers.

Content : 4?: A, ff. 1v-50, 59-143v; B, f. 50v; C (=A?), ff. 51v-58v; D, ff 144-146v

Content : Contains six minor prophets and lives of saints. When rebound, it was separated from its other half (the first six minor prophets), now in St. Petersburg (in 1974 citation as Leningrad Public Library, ms. Lat. F.V.I. 133).

Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 28.1
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 071fa520-c628-012f-e74a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Zechariah, figure-initial" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fec0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Zechariah, figure-initial" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fec0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. Zechariah, figure-initial Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fec0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fec0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (still image) Zechariah, figure-initial }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=May 23, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Zechariah, figure-initial