Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, Ms Typ 704 (13)

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"

Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990113301240203941/catalog

General Information

Title: Lectionary

Former Shelfmarks: Pf Ms Typ 704 (13)

Material: Parchment

Place of Origin: Italy

Script, Hands:

Written in a large carolingian minuscule hand in brown ink with red rubrics, in long lines, 22 lines per page.
Each lection begins with a decorated initial "I" (In illo tempore), in red and blue, extending into the margin down the page.

Original Condition

Number of Lines: 22

Number of Columns: 1

Current Condition

Dimensions: 340 x 235 mm


  • Content Item
    • Text Language: Latin
    • Title: Lectionary
    • Content Description:

      A single leaf containing the lections Mark 6.47-56 and Matt 4.1- (breaking off at v. 7).

    • Recto (seq. 1)


  • L. Light, The Bible in the twelfth century (1988), 109