Noted Breviary (fragment).
- Noted Breviary (fragment).
- Published / Created
- [between 1000 and 1010].
- Publication Place
- France or Italy,
- Manuscript fragment on parchment of a noted breviary containing excerpts from Augustine's De sermone domini in monte, a lesson from Matthew 7, and an undetermined office for St. Apollinaris.
Decoration: on fol. 1v there are decorated initials "I" (7-line) and "F" (8-line), outlined in orange and colored with green and yellow ; 1- and 2-line initials are orange uncials; 1-line initials within the hymn are a mixture of orange uncials and rustic capitals; rubrics are written in orange minuscule; interlinear neumes in the St. Gall style; punctuated with the punctus, punctus elevatus, and punctus interrogativus; accents and diacritical marks over double "i" by later hands.
Script: written in two sizes of Caroline minuscule, with a larger script for the lessons and hymn and a smaller script for the antiphons and responses.
The folio was folded in half and used as the first two flyleaves in another volume; the contents of the volume are described in the inner margin of the recto in a sixteenth-century cursive hand; gift of the Yale University Library Associates; purchased from Kraus in 1948.
- ff. 1 : parchment ; 348 x 238 mm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- Beinecke MS 484.13
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Manuscripts, Medieval--France--11th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval--Italy--11th century.
- Resource Type
- Archives or Manuscripts
- Subject (Name)
- Catholic Church--Liturgy.
- Subject (Topic)
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscript Fragments in Beinecke Library.
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library.
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- Noted Breviary (fragment). General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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