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Initial 'G' with San Petronio, border

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Title
Initial 'G' with San Petronio, border
Collection

Missal of San Petronio]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: early 16th century
Place: Bologna
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 64
Notes
Ownership: Written and decorated for the church of St. Petronius at Bologna (f. 1 mentions St. Petronius, and has arms and motto of Bologna.) On f. 60, inscription "Tempore D. Galeacci Marscotti" (Bolognese senator, 1407-1503). A. Chester Beatty collection.
Content: Dictionary Catalog. Library dossier.
Content: 15 lines per page in two columns, ruled in brown ink. Some catchwords visible.
Content: Parchment
Content: Many miniatures and historiated initials. Animals and grotesques in borders.
Content: Blue, green and pink initials on gold fields with painted/gold border decoration. Gold initials on red, blue and green fields. Red and blue initials with opposing-color penwork. Rubrics and placemarkers. Full border designs.
Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 38.2
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 054232c0-c621-012f-68f5-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Initial 'G' with San Petronio, border