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Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials.

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Title
Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Leaves from Liturgical Books]

Choir psalter

Dates / Origin
Place: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 16
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Written for the Benedictines of Melk (their arms f. 8). R.L. Stuart collection, bequeathed 1892.
Content: De Ricci, 1318. Schmidt article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.
Content: This manuscript consists of 22 folios from not fewer than three vanished codices. Both the original three and this compilation were done at Melk, according to Schmidt's article.
Content: Classmark formerly De Ricci 16
Content: 21 lines in two columns, ruled in pen.
Content: Parchment
Content: 6-8 line many-colored initials on gold fields, with elaborate vine and flower designs extending into borders. 1-, 2-, and 3-line red and blue initials. Rubrics.
Content: De Ricci and Dr. Guest date the whole codex to the 15th century; Schmidt dates this part to ca. 1460.
Content: 1
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12897dc0-c5cb-012f-9cc6-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1440 - 1460. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1440 - 1460). Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3e3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Incipit of text, rubric, music, red and blue initials.