Decoration: 2- and 3-line initials at the beginning of lessons are in red square capitals; 1-line initials at the beginning of chants are in brown rustic capitals dotted or highlighted with red; rubrics are written in red rustic capitals except for the homily rubric which is partially in minuscule; punctuated with the punctus; interlinear neumes in the St. Gall style; the name "maria" has been supplied twice on the recto by a later hand. Script: written in two sizes of Caroline minuscule, with a smaller script for the chants and a larger one for the lessons. The fragment was used in the binding of Lambach, Stiftsbibliothek, Ccl 282.
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a noted breviary containing the Assumption of Mary (15 August).
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Beinecke MS 482.41
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Noted Breviary (fragment). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Number of Pages: 2
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