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Pittsburgh, PA, University of Pittsburgh, Special Collections,  PITT MS 2:C
Description: One leaf - Theodore M. Finney, 1972 - Nathan David Bowers, "A Previously Unknown Carmelite Antiphoner Fragment in the University of Pittsburgh Music Library," (M.A. thesis, University of Pittsburgh, 2002).
Notes:-Fragile condition: acidic ink has eaten through paper.
Acknowledgments: - Cataloged by Debra Taylor Cashion; photography by the University of Pittsburgh Digital Research Library.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PITTMS2C_36
Language: Latin Country: France (?) Century: 17th

Part 1: One leaf
Description: - Paper - Sun with straight rays and a face, 42 mm high, chain line through the center; similar to Heawood #3892 (Rouen, 1646, but lacking a face and slightly smaller). - 433 x 290 mm - 42 long lines ruled with a knife; text under staves, 7 staves per page.
Country: France (?)Cardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVII2Searchable Date Range: 1650 - 1699
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic in black ink, rubrics in red.
Music: Square notation on 4-line black staves 25 mm high.
Other Decoration: One 6-line initial in red with a void design; three 4-line initials in red with void designs.
Notes: Possibly same localization as Huntington Library HM 47543; present attribution disagrees with Bowers, op. cit., pp. 73-76. Latin
Acknowledgments: - Special thanks to Mary Robertson for generous assistance with Huntington Library HM 47543.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: One leaf
Title: Antiphonal
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: [Ant. Angelis suis deus mandavit de te, ut custodiant te in omni]bus viis tuis. P[s]. Dixit do[minus].
Explicit: Ps. Laud[ate] d[ominum]. Hymn. Custode[s] hominem. Ad m[agnificat]. An[t].
Notes: Liber Usualis 1665-1667, but with different melodies. 
Acknowledgments: Thanks to Aaron Brenner, James P. Cassaro and Patricia Lawton for direction and support
Status of text: Fragment
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recto   Chant for the feast of the Guardian Angels (02 October) at second Vespers
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verso   Chant for the feast of the Guardian Angels (02 October) at second Vespers
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