Gradual or antiphonary


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 982

General Information

Title Gradual or antiphonary
Shelfmarks MS Typ 982
Material vellum
Place of Origin Italy
Script, Hands

The versos show music on a large red 4-line staff and text in a gothic rotunda hand.

Current Condition

Dimensions 13 x 15 cm

Book Decoration and Musical Notation

Persons: The miniatures have been attributed to the Cremonese "Maestro dai fondi giallini".

Drawn in tempera and colored inks with gold leaf.


  • De Ricci, 1050.

  •  A. Melograni in Storia dell'arte 82 (1994): 283-302, specif. p. 291 illustrating both initials.