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New York, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library,  Benjamin MS 1
Description: ff. 9 - Not bound; formerly in modern red velvet over boards. - On f. 9v, "P. F. Nicolaus de Pollinchove jubil. dedit bibliothecae" (last letter barely visible under ultra-violet light); gift, 1943, of Henry Rogers Benjamin and Beatrice Benjamin Cartwright from the collection of their father, William Evarts Benjamin. - Bond and Faye, p. 322.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 10
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/BenjaminMS1_20
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-9v
Description: - Parchment - 186 x 144 mm - 20 long lines ruled in pale red ink.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV4/4Searchable Date Range: 1475 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Formal gothic book hand.
Figurative Decoration: 9 miniatures illustrating the Passion.
Notes: One gathering of 8 leaves, plus one leaf at the end.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-9v
Title: Book of Hours, excerpt
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Contains one of the opening sections of text from a book of hours, the Passion according to John, followed by the usual prayer, "Deus qui manus tuas et pedes tuos . . ." 
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f. 1   Jesus praying on the Mount of Olives; a cock in the border; Kiss of Judas, with Peter resheathing his sword as Jesus reattaches Malchus' ear.
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ff. 1v-2   Traced border, from f. 2 recto to its verso.
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ff. 2v-3   Traced borders.
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ff. 3v-4   Flagellation; presence of miniature triggering 3/4 border.
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ff. 4v-5   Mocking of Christ; Ecce homo.
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ff. 5v-6   Pilate washing his hands; Road to Calvary.
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ff. 6v-7   Crucifixion.
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ff. 7v-8   Entombment.
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ff. 8v-9   Ribbon line fillers at the end of the Gospel pericope and at the end of the prayer.
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f. 9   Gift notice.
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