Decoration: each line begins with a 1-line initial "S" in gold on alternating grounds of red and blue; the names of the saints are written on the same line as "Or[a pros nobis]" but are separated from it by line fillers or alternating bands of red and blue decoraed with gold penwork; there is no punctuation. Gift of Henrietta C. Bartlett in 1954. Script: written in gothic script (littera fere bastarda).
Manuscript fragment on parchment of a book of hours (litanies) including a litany that includes the following saints: Gereon and companions, Cosmas, Damian, Fabian, Sebastian, Gervase, Protase, Crispin, Crispinian, Chrysogonus, Leodegarus, Lambert, Christopher, Thomas, Demetrius, Blaise, Livinus, Firminus, Silvester, Gregory, Leo, Hilary, Martin, Nicholas, Augustine, and Ambrose.
Books of hours. Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven. Medieval and Renaissance Manuscript Fragments in Beinecke Library. Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
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Beinecke MS 483.4
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Book of Hours (Litanies) (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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