Song of Solomon and Ecclesiastes
Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, Houghton Library, MS Lat 441.4
Harvard University, "HOLLIS+"
Description URL: http://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990146138850203941/catalog
Written in two columns of 43 lines, in brown ink in a small "pearl script" gothic bookhand measuring 2mm or less in height, with initials and headings in red and blue ink. Probably written at Paris. Includes marginal notes and line numbering by 5s, probably written in the 14th century in England.
Possibly forms a part of a whole that would include MS Lat 441, 441.1, 441.2, 441.3 and 441.4, Houghon Library.
Dimensions (Page Height): 160 mm
Dimensions (Page Width): 110 mm
Height of Written Area: 103 – 105 mm
Width of Written Area: 60 – 61 mm
Number of Lines: 43
Number of Columns: 2
Width of Columns: 29 – 31 mm
Line Height: up to 2 mm
Three floriated, 6-line initials in red, blue, white, orange, brown, and pink; two of these have grotesque animals, with one entwined outside the initial with the body residing in the margins.