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Opening of first text. 3-line initial with opposing penwork. 1- and 2-line initials. Cross-shaped placemarkers. Rubrics.

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Opening of first text.  3-line initial with opposing penwork.  1- and 2-line initials.  Cross-shaped placemarkers.  Rubrics.

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Title
Opening of first text. 3-line initial with opposing penwork. 1- and 2-line initials. Cross-shaped placemarkers. Rubrics.
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Missal.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1455 (Approximate)
Place: Netherlands or Flanders
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 136
Genres
Religious books
Manuscripts
Notes
Ownership: Note f. 1 suggests commisioned 1455 by Henric de Mulro and Hille his wife. Charles F. Gunther sale (1925) to L.C. Harper for Wilberforce Eames. Bequeathed by Eames, 1940.
Content: De Ricci, 2314. De Ricci, Supplement, 329. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Notes in manuscript.
Content: 35 lines in two columns, ruled in pen. Very few prickings visible. Catchword, f. 139v.
Content: Parchment
Content: Alternating blue and red initials in various sizes (from 1-line to 11-line) with varying amounts of penwork. Rubrics, red daubs as placemarkers, book numbers in upper margin. On f. 2r-v red crosses serve as placemarkers.
Content: Ownership note indicates this book was commisioned or completed in 1455.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c4e645d0-c5cc-012f-549b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1455: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of first text. 3-line initial with opposing penwork. 1- and 2-line initials. Cross-shaped placemarkers. Rubrics." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1455. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e842-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of first text. 3-line initial with opposing penwork. 1- and 2-line initials. Cross-shaped placemarkers. Rubrics." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e842-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1455). Opening of first text. 3-line initial with opposing penwork. 1- and 2-line initials. Cross-shaped placemarkers. Rubrics. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e842-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of first text.  3-line initial with opposing penwork.  1- and 2-line initials.  Cross-shaped placemarkers.  Rubrics.