Choir breviary (fragment).
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- Choir breviary (fragment).
- Published / Created
- [between 1400 and 1450]
- Publication Place
Manuscript fragment, on parchment, of a choir breviary, containing part of the offices for Epiphany.
Decoration: Rubricated. Initials in blue with red penwork. Large illuminated initial "A" with full border on verso, gilt.
From the collection of Toshiyuki Takamiya, 2013-.
Layout: double columns of 51 lines.
Musical notation on four-line red staves.
References to Thomas Becket struck through on verso.
Script: gothic liturgical hand.
- 1 l. : parchment ; 480 x 337 mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
- Call Number
- Takamiya MS 82
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Manuscripts, Medieval--England--15th century.
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Topic)
Breviaries--Early works to 1800.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscript Fragments in Beinecke Library.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
Musical notation--Early works to 1800.
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A handlist of western Medieval manuscripts in the Takamiya collection / Toshiyuki Takamiya, in The Medieval book: glosses from friends & colleagues of Christopher de Hamel, ed. by Richard Linenthal, James Marrow and William Noel. 't Goy-Houten: Hes & De Graff, 2010, pp. 421-437.
Choir Breviary (Fragment). Takamiya MS 82.
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