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Pittsburgh, PA, University of Pittsburgh, Special Collections,  PITT MS 9
Description: Cutting from one leaf - Theodore M. Finney, 1972 - James P. Cassaro, "The Discreet Charm of the Musical First Edition: Theodore M. Finney as Scholar, Collector, and Librarian," Music Libraries and the Academy: essays in Honor of Leonore Coral (Middleton, WI: A-R Editions, 2007), 105-117, Fig. 2.
Notes:-Traces of glue on verso with some loss of text: fragment apparently once used to bind another book; some discoloration, stains and wrinkling of vellum.
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/PITTMS9_36
Language: Latin Country: Germany Century: 12th

Part 1: Cutting from one leaf
Description: - Parchment - 282 x 125 mm - 35 lines from one column of text preserved; marginal rulings in lead, doubled at top, script above top line; neumes over text.
Country: GermanyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XII2Searchable Date Range: 1150 - 1199
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Transitional script in two sizes: Larger script in black ink, smaller script in brown ink, height of line does not change; rubrics in red.
Music: Unheightened neumes in open field; St. Gall style notation.
Other Decoration: Decorative 1-line and 2-line initials in blue or red.
Notes: Text column = 90 mm wide; one line of text = 8 mm high Latin
Acknowledgments: - Special thanks to Lisa Fagin Davis for generous assitance.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Cutting from one leaf
Title: Missal (notated)
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: [Coetus in excelsis te laudat caelicus omnis et mor]talis homo et cuncta creata simul. Gl[ori]a [laus].
Explicit: Respondens aut[em] iudas qui tradidit eum dixit numquid ego [sum rabbi ait illi tu dixisti.]
Notes: Recto: Liber Usualis 587-593; Verso: Matthew 26:10-25. 
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 Procession of Palms on Palm Sunday at mass.
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verso   Gospel reading for Palm Sunday at mass, Matthew 26:10-25.
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