Folium from a Book of Hours, Fragment


Folium from a medieval Book of Hours, French (Tours?); s. xviin (c.1500)

In Collection:
Subject Language Identifier
  • Shelf Mark: Fragm.Lat.17
Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 folium ; 144 x 98 mm (88 x 55 mm)
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 46, 2
Additional physical characteristics
  • Vellum.
  • Latin text in "Batarde" script (littera cursiva bastarda formata); ruled in red pencil for a single column of writing; smaller "Batarde" script used to indicate responses and antiphons. Decoration consists of the following: a single initial H painted in gold ona blue rectilinear ground; litterae notabiliores washed in yellow; rubricated response and antiphon.
Physical repository Collection
  • Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Accession Number: 1994-013, Item: 3
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • August 3, 2022
Technical note
  • Scanned on Betterlight TTI 600 DPI TIFF -- initially at camera height 1100 but felt scans lacked detail. lowered camera to 800. (1/20; 253; copy4) by PD. Metadata by KD.
  • Contact Special Collections and University Archives for access to the original manuscript and for reproduction requests (fee for reproductions). This material is made available on this site for research and private study only.

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