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New Haven, CT, Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library,  Beinecke MS 110
Description: ff. i + 221 + i - Nineteenth century. Brown, originally black, sheepskin; stamped in gold on the spine: "Psaterium." Red edges. - Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Prentis in 1949. - Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 110.
Notes:-Manuscript on parchment (trimmed) of a Book of Hours, with Calendar and prayers in Flemish.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Language: Latin; Flemish Country: Flanders (Belgium) Century: 15th
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Description: - parchment - 130 x 94 (85 x 56) mm.
Country: Flanders (Belgium)Cardinal point:
Region: FlandersCity:
Assigned Date: [ca. 1480]Searchable Date Range: 1480 - 1480
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Script: Written in liturgical gothic bookhand by one scribe.
Notes: Three full-page miniatures of mediocre quality. Each miniature set in a narrow frame of gold, black, pink, and white; full border of blue and gold acanthus leaves, red, pink, and blue flowers and strawberries, and black pen flecks. One 7-line historiated initial on f. 216r (Flemish Prayers): Pieta, pink with white highlights on gold; full border as above; text separated from border by a narrow band attached to initial of gold and pink, edged in black. Illuminated 5-line initials with full borders (eg. ff. 13r, 18r, 28r), pink or blue with white highlights on gold, filled with blue or pink trilobe leaves. 2-line initials, gold on pink and blue with white highlights, one on f. 92r (Advent Office) with a band attached, as above, and small sections of border, as above; one 3-line initial on f. 179r (Obsecro te) in similar manner. 1-line initials, blue with red penwork and gold with black penwork; initials within text washed in yellow. KL monograms as 2-line initials; Latin names of months and important feasts in red. Line fillers: oblique lines with dots attached, stylized plant motifs, dots, etc., in blue or gold. Rubrics in faded red. Binding: Nineteenth century. Brown, originally black, sheepskin; stamped in gold on the spine: "Psaterium." Red edges.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1:
Title: Hours, use of Rome.
Subjects: Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions.; Books of hours.; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval.; Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven.;
Language(s): Latin; Flemish
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