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[Book of hours] - Recto. approximately 1475. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. January 15, 2021. https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/mmfrag/item/49/show/47.

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(approximately 1475). [Book of hours] - Recto. Medieval Manuscript Leaves and Fragments. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/mmfrag/item/49/show/47

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[Book of hours] - Recto, approximately 1475, Medieval Manuscript Leaves and Fragments, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed January 15, 2021, https://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/mmfrag/item/49/show/47.

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Title [Book of hours]
Alternative Title Book of hours
Date approximately 1475
Description Ms. text includes: Proper of Season, Christmastide, Office at Matins, First and second nocturn. LAYOUT: 2 columns, ruled in lead, very faded (118 x 82 mm). Leroy 00D2, written in 31 lines below top line. SCRIPT: Gothic textualis. Few abbreviations, diacritical sign on Is. Good hand, quite spontaneous. Catchword on the leaf verso. DECORATION: primary initials, 2-line, alternating red and blue. Secondary initials, 1-line, alternating red and blue. Rubrications. Guide letters partially visible underneath the rubrications, in cursive script and subtly traced with the point of the stylus, e.g. the diacritical signs and the sign for the broken word at the end of the Line. PLACE OF CREATION: Northern France or Flanders.
Donor Withers, Henry, Dr.
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Book of Hours
  • Catholic Church
  • Prayers and devotions
Genre (AAT)
  • illuminated manuscripts
Language Latin
Physical Description Vellum
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Extent 1 sheet; 18 x 12 cm
Original Item Location BX2080.A2 1475z
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b3276456~S11
Original Collection Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (University of Houston)
Digital Collection Medieval Manuscript Leaves and Fragments
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/mmfrag
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction Public Domain
File Name index.cpd
Item Description
Title Recto
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File Name mmfrag_201606_008_001.jpg