Gradual or antiphonary


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

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+" (Not Printed)

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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

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.