Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Typ 211

General Information

Material vellum
Script, Hands

Written in a large Italian gothic book hand. 

Original Condition

Page Height 420 mm
Page Width 280 mm
Height of Written Area 280 mm
Width of Written Area 190 – 191 mm
Number of Columns 2
Width of Columns 88 – 90 mm
Number of Lines 31
Line Height 9 mm

Current Condition

More about the Current Condition

Bound in modern brown buckram.

Book Decoration and Musical Notation


There are 2 anthropomorphic initials. Other initials are in red and blue with pen-work decoration.