Digital Scriptorium
Previous
San Francisco, San Francisco State University, J. Paul Leonard Library, De Bellis Collection,  De Bellis M2.1.M2
Description: ff. 35 + 2 - Bound, s. XVI, in brown leather over boards with blind stamps including a roll with medallion heads of a king, a warrior, and a poet (?); bosses and clasps; rebacked. - House of Franciscan women; George Dunn (1865-1912) of Woolley Hall near Maidenhead; Dr. J. D. Stanley (sale by Sotheby's, 28 June 1948, lot 184).
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description kindly provided by D. J. Dutschke and C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 5
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/DeBellisM2.1.M2_13
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 35 + 2
Description: - Parchment - 548 x 362 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV/XVISearchable Date Range: 1490 - 1510
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Liturgical book hand.
Music: Square notation on 5-line red staves
Other Decoration:
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 35 + 2 (paper)
Title: Office of the Dead
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Liturgical and musical features suggest use by Franciscans, according to Dom Jean Claire of Solesmes (who examined the ms on microfilm in 1974); ff. 23-35, service for the burial of a nun; paper bifolium at the end with the "Dies irae." 
Not Available
Front cover   [No Title for Display]
View image

Download image

Not Available
f. 1v   Inhabited initial.
View image

Download image

Not Available
f. 1r (of paper addition)   Added text.
View image

Download image

Not Available
f. 18v   Painted initials; cadell-work initials.
View image

Download image

Not Available
f. 24v   Painted initials.
View image

Download image