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Book of Hours

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Item Description

Title / Supplied: Book of Hours

Source Document

Extent: 1 leaf : parchment ; 174 x 127 (111 x 78) mm.

Date Created: 1450 [inferred] - 1499 [inferred]

Physical Description

Layout: Written in 18 long lines; ruled in dark brown ink; prickings in outer margin. Decoration: Large plain red initial on recto and large flourished blue initial on verso. Red flourishes form left border of text. Red letter strokes.


Not bound.


Written in a bold Gothic Textualis with "horned ascenders and box-a.


Text is from a set of Responsories.

Genre(s): codices

Language(s): Latin

Place: [Flanders]

Note [Digital Version]

2010-04-05, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Preferred citation

Book of Hours, Manuscript Leaves. Special Collections., Special Collections, University of Vermont Library, (accessed February 25, 2018)

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