Gabriel the Archangel and Joseph (March 18–19)
Description completed by student in Adrienne Williams Boyarin's "In the Archives" course, University of Victoria, Spring 2021.
Single leaf from an early sixteenth-century noted Breviary, with material for the feasts of St Gabriel the Archangel and St Joseph (March 18–19).
Book Decoration and Musical Notation
Red initials and rubrics, red staves
Square notation on five-line staves
- Text Language Latin
- Title Breviary
Chants for Gabriel the Archangel (March 18) are: Vidit et sidus radians ab ortu and Archangelus Gabriel ait ad Mariam. Chant for Joseph is: Illustris patriarcha Ioseph.
Chant for Joseph (Illustris patriarcha Ioseph) is noted in Analecta hymnica medii aevi, vol. 26, pp. 180–81, as a responsary also found in a c17 antiphonal.
Donated by Molly Ungar to University of Victoria in 2017