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Adoration of the Magi

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Title
Adoration of the Magi

Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Hours, use of Paris.]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1415
Place Term: Paris
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 22
Topics
Magi
Jesus Christ -- Nativity
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership : Owned (1567-1643) by the De Navinault family -- see birth entries on inside front cover, ff. i-ii, and inside back cover. Quaritch catalog, 1874. Lenox collection.

Content : 14 long lines per page (17 in calendar), ruled in red pencil. Catchword visible ff. 30v, 160v.

Content : 14 miniatures. Various animals appear in border designs.

Content : 1 scribe, plus noting hands at beginning and end.

Content : 2- and 3-line red and blue initials on gold fields. 1-line gold initials on red and blue fields. Gold, red and blue border designs and linefillers. Rubrics.

Content : De Ricci places this manuscript in France, s. XV. Dr. Guest places it in Paris? and dates it to the early 15th century.

Content : De Ricci, 1319. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : French early modern birth notices on back flyleaves and inside covers.

Content : Parchment

Content: Splendor of the Word, PBL # 51.2
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
MSS Unit ID : 2557
UUID: 27ded3c0-c5cb-012f-f1bc-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Adoration of the Magi" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1415. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fef6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1415). Adoration of the Magi Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fef6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Adoration of the Magi