Overview
Facsimile Description Print    Online Since: 12/10/2019

Book of Hours (Use of Metz) – Virtual Reconstruction

Parchment · 30 leaves (original number of leaves unknown) · 1410 – 1430 CE · France (Northern) · 150 x 103 mm

F-qt74

[sine loco], codices restituti, Various
Image Rights
How to quote
Scholarly descriptions
  • Simmons School of Library and Information Science (Boston, Massachusetts), LIS 464 Fall 2019 observations
    Show description
Related Documents
Participating Libraries
Albany, NY, State Library of New York · Amherst, MA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst · Athens, OH, Ohio University · Bloomington, IN, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington · Boulder, CO, University of Colorado, Boulder · Buffalo, NY, Buffalo and Erie County Public Library · Cincinnati, OH, The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County · Cleveland, OH, Case Western Reserve University · Cleveland, OH, Cleveland Institute of Art · Cleveland, OH, Cleveland Public Library · Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina · Columbus, OH, The Ohio State University · Denison, Ohio, Denison University · Greensboro, NC, University of North Carolina at Greensboro · Hanover, NH, Dartmouth Library · Hartford, CT, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art · Kent, OH, Kent State University · Kenyon, OH, Kenyon College · Lima, OH, Lima Public Library · Minneapolis, MN, University of Minnesota · New Haven, CT, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library · New York City, NY, Pierpont Morgan Library · Newark, NJ, Newark Public Library · Northampton, MA, Smith College · Rochester, NY, Rochester Institute of Technology · Saskatoon, SK, University of Saskatchewan · Stony Brook, NY, Stony Brook University · Toledo, OH, Toledo Museum of Art · Toronto, ON, Massey College in the University of Toronto
Century
Text Language
Script Type
Liturgica
Persons
Ege, Otto F. (Fragmentator)
Places
Summary

Thirty leaves of a Book of Hours from Metz, dismembered by Otto F. Ege ca. 1930-1940. Many leaves of the manuscript were used as no. 28 in his "Fifty Original Leaves from Medieval Manuscripts" portfolios. Reconstruction undertaken by students in Lisa Fagin Davis' fall 2019 class, "The Medieval Manuscript from Charlemagne to Gutenberg" at the Simmons University School of Library Science (Boston, Massachusetts, USA).