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Oberlin, Oberlin College, Main Library, Special Collections,  M1
Description: One cutting - Gift of Birdie Holloway.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/M1_26
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: One cutting
Description: - Parchment - 262 x 208 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV/XVISearchable Date Range: 1490 - 1510
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic
Music: Square notation on 4-line red staves.
Figurative Decoration: Historiated initial of St. Agnes.
Notes: In-house notes suggest North Tuscany or Umbria. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: One cutting
Title: Antiphonal
Language(s): Latin
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Recto   Historiated initial of St. Agnes holding her lamb. The first responsory at matins for her feast begins, "Diem festum sacratissime virginis."
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Verso   The responsory continues, "celebremus, qualiter passa sit beata Agnes ad memoriam revocemus, tertiodecimo etatis sue anno mortem perdidit et vitam invenit."
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