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Psalter – Fragment

Parchment · 1 fragment · 1250 – 1350 CE · Flanders · 110 x 90 mm


Melbourne, The University of Melbourne Library, SpC/RB 60B/10
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Provenance: The fragment is part of the David (1930-) and Marion Adams (née Heatley) (1932–1995) Collection which was gifted to the Library in 2011.

Contents: Psalm 24: 4-22 followed by the incipit of Psalm 26: 1-2

Decoration: Psalm opens with three-line initial attached to a bar border in gold decorated with scrolls in pink and blue with white highlights. Verses begin with 25 one-line initials alternately red or blue, decorated with pen work in opposite colour.