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Psalm 26: historiated initial: David holding Candle blessed by Lord

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Title
Psalm 26: historiated initial: David holding Candle blessed by Lord
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

Psalter.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1250 - 1275
Place Term: Metz[?] France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 10
Topics
Candles
David, King of Israel
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : French catalog ca. 1850-60; collection of Dr. Thomas Addis Emmet; presented in 1896 by John S. Kennedy.

Content : 16 long lines (32 in calendar), ruled in pencil.

Content : At least 2; prayer, f. 216v, by another

Content : De Ricci places this manuscript in England, s. XIII; Dr. Guest places it in eastern France, during the third quarter of the 13th century.

Content : De Ricci, 1317. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Figures in calendar doing seasonal activities. 6 full-page miniatures. 2 large illuminated initials. Fish as linefillers.

Content : On f. 216v is prayer.

Content : Opening initials in gold on red and blue background. 2-line gold initials on red and blue fields; 1-line red and blue initials with opposing penwork. Red and blue linefillers.

Content : Parchment

Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 43.3
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: fc558ae0-c5ca-012f-9fd6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1250: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Psalm 26: historiated initial: David holding Candle blessed by Lord