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Additional title: Incipit part three. Large illuminated initial on gold field. Rubrics, smaller initials (one with human face sketched in) music, placemarkers, border design.

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Leaves from Liturgical Books]


Dates / Origin
Place: Melk, Austria
Date Created: 1325 - 1350
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 16
Jesus Christ -- Crucifixion
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: 1
Content: 11 large illuminated initials. Animal and human figures in border, sketched onto initials.
Content: 9 staves of music, 9 long lines of text per page, ruled in red and light pencil.
Content: Large initials in many colors on gold fields. Border designs. Red and blue initials. Rubrics. Red daubs as placemarkers.
Content: Parchment
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15bcd780-c5cb-012f-3ddf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1325: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Trinity." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1325 - 1350. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Trinity." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1325 - 1350). Trinity. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e3ec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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