Initial from a Gradual

Published/Created:
Italy
s. XVI
Physical Description:
1 l.
165 x 160 mm.
Notes:
On parchment.
Double ruling in beige ink.
Written in large calligraphic Southern Gothica Textualis Formata (Rotunda). The music is written in nota quadrata on 4-line red staves, width 38 mm.
Illuminated ornamental initial (1 stave) on gold background.
Abstract:
Cutting of an initial I ("Intret") at the beginning of the chants for the mass for the Common of Martyrs. On the verso only a few letters are preserved.
Topics:
Graduals (Liturgical books)
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Decorated initials
fragments (AAT)
Manuscripts, Medieval
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Digital:
The Osborn Collection
Source Title:
The Osborn collection of 12 fragments of illuminated manuscripts from the 14th to the 16th century
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 525.11
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection
oid pointer:
10520866
Volume/Enumeration:
No. 11
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
10520826
PID:
digcoll:3787520

Number of Pages: 2
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