Gradual or antiphonary


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 993

General Information

Title Gradual or antiphonary
Shelfmarks MS Typ 993
Material vellum
Place of Origin Italy
Script, Hands

The versos of the initials contain music on a large red 4-line staff with text in a gothic rotunda script and pen-work decoration.

Current Condition

Dimensions 12 x 9 cm

Book Decoration and Musical Notation


The initials are in gold leaf, tempera, pen and colored inks.


  • De Ricci, 1050