Decoration: the initials of the lessons are slightly enlarged; they alternate blue with red penwork or red with blue penwork; initials at the beginning of verses are highlighted with red; rubrics are written in red in the same script as the text; liturgical directions are written in black and are underlined in red; punctuated with the punctus; hyphenation is in the same ink as the text. Script: written in gothic script (littera textualis). The fragment was used as a pastedown in the binding of another volume.
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a breviary containing the Fourth Sunday of Advent, second nocturn of matins, and Fourth Sunday of Advent, from the second to the third nocturn of matins.
Breviaries. Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven. Medieval and Renaissance Manuscript Fragments in Beinecke Library. Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Germany--14th century.
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Beinecke MS 482.87
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Breviary (fragment). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Complete work digitized.
Number of Pages: 2
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