Leaf from missal


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Lat 457

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"

Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990145578170203941/catalog

General Information

Title: Leaf from missal

Former Shelfmarks: MS Lat 457

Material: vellum

Place of Origin: France

Script, Hands:

Written in a textura quadrata hand in brown ink

Original Condition

Dimensions (Page Height): 320 mm

Dimensions (Page Width): 220 mm

Height of Written Area: 237 mm

Width of Written Area: 155 mm

Number of Lines: 30

Number of Columns: 2

Current Condition

Dimensions: 32 cm

More about the Current Condition:

Repair to extreme lower margin.

Book Decoration


initial "G" depicting Mary Magdalene kneeling before the Resurrected Christ.

with initials and floriated border in red, blue, and gold