Script: Written by a single scribe in a late caroline minuscule. Plain initials, 2-line, in red and/or brown. Headings in red. Instructions for rubricator and guide letters. Binding: Twentieth century. Half bound in black goatskin with black cloth sides and gold tooling on the spine, including: "Omelie" and "MS. Saec. XI". Purchased in 1956 from Arthur Rau of Paris by L. C. Witten, who sold it in 1958 to Thomas E. Marston.
Manuscript on parchment of a collection of homilies. Written as part (ff. 154-177) of a codex intended for recitation: a series of accents added in a contemporary hand act as an aid for pronunciation
Homiliaries Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Manuscripts Marginalia Rubrics
Archives or Manuscripts
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Marston MS 172
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Marston MS 172. Homiliary. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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