Book of Hours (Use of Rome)


[sine loco], codices restituti

General Information

Title Book of Hours (Use of Rome)
Material Parchment
Place of Origin France
Date of Origin 1425-1450
Script, Hands

Gothic bookhand

Original Condition

Page Height 186 mm
Page Width 134 mm
Height of Written Area 90 mm
Width of Written Area 60 mm
Number of Columns 1
Number of Lines 14

Current Condition

Dimensions 186 x 134 (90 x 60) mm

Book Decoration and Musical Notation


Left-hand border on most pages of rinceaux with scattered flowers and fruit.


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Written and decorated in northern France in the second quarter of the fifteenth century.


Broken by Otto F. Ege in the second quarter of the twentieth century.