Book of Hours (Use of Paris) – FragmentParchment · 1 leaf · 1425 – 1450 CE · France (N.) · 182 x 128 mm
Cincinnati, OH, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Fifty Original Leaves of Medieval Manuscripts (Set 9), no. 30, 113
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Simmons School of Library and Information Science (Boston, Massachusetts) LIS 464 (Fall 2017) observations
Participating LibrariesCincinnati, OH, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
Ege, Otto F. (Previous Owner)
14 lines. Incipit/explicit: Sancte guillerme or[a pro nobis].../...Sancta eufemia or[a pro nobis]. Decoration: Margins filled with gold, red, and blue rinceaux; Illuminated initials on each line, gold with interchangeable blue and red background; Line-fillers of red, blue, and some gold, some shaped in rectangles, some in spiraling circles. Evidence of later use: Leaf cut out of original binding; Added foliation (113) in pencil on top right corner of recto and (barely visible) at bottom left corner of margin decorations.
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