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Book of Hours

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Item Description

Title / Supplied: Book of Hours

Creator

  • Catholic Church

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Extent: 1 leaf : parchment ; 210 x 155 (130 x 110) mm.

Date Created: Undated


Description

Layout: Written in 16 long lines, below line; ruled in light brown ink. Decoration: Recto contains flourished initials alternating between blue with red ink flourishes and gold with black ink flourishes, and blue and red or blue and black line fillers. Verso continues flourished initials, but also contains a foliate initial "D" with blue, green, and red decoration within a white and brown letter on a gold background. Verso is also bordered with gold along the margins and blue, white, red, and green arboreal decorations surrounding the text.


Binding

Not bound.


Script

Gothic Textualis

Description

Text is from the Litany of the Saints.

Genre(s): codices

Language(s): Latin

Note [Digital Version]

2010-08-19, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Note [Incipit]

...Peccatores te rogamus audi nos

Type of Resource: text

Parent Collections

Access Conditions

Requests to reproduce this item should be sent to the UVM Libraries' Center for Digital Initiatives at cdi@uvm.edu. For more information, see http://cdi.uvm.edu/about/rights.
More information.

Permanent Link:

http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/flm1956_35_3

Preferred citation

Book of Hours, 1956.35.3, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/flm1956_35_3 (accessed September 21, 2014)

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