Leaf from Ghistelles book of hours


Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Lat 446.1

Harvard University, "HOLLIS+" (Not Printed)

Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990150462220203941/catalog

General Information

Title: Leaf from Ghistelles book of hours

Shelfmarks: MS Lat 446.1

Material: vellum

Place of Origin: Southwest Flanders

Script, Hands:

Written in brown ink in a gothic book hand with rubrics and decorative pen work in red, blue, and gold. Also with seven one-line initials, three in blue with decorative pen work in red, and four in gold.

General Remarks:

Probably forms a part of a whole that would include MS Lat 446, Houghon Library.

Original Condition

Page Height: 119 mm

Page Width: 83 mm

Height of Written Area: 60 mm

Width of Written Area: 51 mm

Number of Columns: 1

Width of Columns: 51 mm

Number of Lines: 11

Line Height: 5 mm

Current Condition

Dimensions: 119 x 83 mm