Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 959

Elena Iourtaeva, Houghton Library, 2018

General Information

Material: vellum

Script, Hands:

The Latin text is written in a gothic rotunda book hand in one column in black ink, initial letters in red and black with pen-work decoration. Two larger initials are in blue, red, green and white. Musical notation is on a red 4-line staff. 

Original Condition

Dimensions (Page Height): 310 mm

Dimensions (Page Width): 240 mm

Height of Written Area: 225 mm

Width of Written Area: 160 mm

Number of Lines: 8

Number of Columns: 1

Line Height: 27 mm