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Hand 3, with initials.

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Hand 3, with initials.

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection

Service book.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1485 - 1499
Place: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2557
Shelf locator: MA 160
Religious books
Ownership: Given by A. W. Parker.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 330. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Note in manuscript.
Content: The final folio, f. 67, is one half of a sheet from a music manuscript; the other half functions as the back pastedown..
Content: Service book has 18-19 lines per page, ruled in very light pen, catchwords visible. Quire structure: one quire with one folio (pages missing), followed by seven quires of eight folios each, one quire of four folios, one quire of five folios, and a final leaf (pt. 2).
Content: Parchment
Content: Four illuminated initials.
Content: 3-line gold initials on pink and blue fields. 1-line and 2-line red and blue initials. Rubrics.
Content: Printed and in-house sources refrain from proposing a date; a note tucked into the manuscripts suggests the late 15th century.
Content: 4: A, ff. 1-17v, 26-61; B, ff. 18-22; C, ff. 22v-23; D, ff. 62-66v
Content: f. 67r-v and back pastedown 177 x 124
Content: 10 lines of music and 9 lines of text per side of full sheet, ruled in drypoint.
Content: Red, blue and black initials. Rubrics.
Content: None of the sources mentions music as part of the manuscript. Measurement given is of one half of the leaf, since measurement of fully unfolded leaf would damage binding.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12455533
MSS Unit ID: 2557
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 32312af0-c5cd-012f-b434-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1485: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Hand 3, with initials." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1485 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e8ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Hand 3, with initials." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e8ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1485 - 1499). Hand 3, with initials. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e8ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hand 3, with initials.