Manuscript on parchment, missing at least 2 leaves. Parchment flyleaves foliated consecutive with text 1-549. Binding too fragile for collation. Written by several scribes in gothic bookhand. 15th-century prayers and liturgical notes added on the flyleaves. Ornate initials in red, blue, and violet. Binding: Damaged 18th-century brown leather over pasteboards, recovered in paper. Red leather gilt label on spine reading: Breviarum Manuscriptum. Breviary of the Franciscan Order. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Cropped, with some loss of text.
Breviaries Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval Manuscripts, Medieval -- Connecticut -- New Haven
Decorated initials Manuscripts, Medieval Rubrics
Archives or Manuscripts
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Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Beinecke MS 646
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
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Complete work digitized.
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