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Burlington, University of Vermont, Bailey/Howe Library, Special Collections,  MS 12
Description: ff. 69 - Original binding of wooden boards with the remains of leather covering. Remaining title-label fragment reads Communi Annum - Owned by Edward F. Smith of St. Albans, VT. On loan to UVM Special Collections, 1964. - Williman, Corsano, and Puller notes.
Acknowledgments: - Thanks to Joy Partridge for her assistance in digital cataloguing of the Burlington manuscripts.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 0
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/MS12_38
Language: Latin Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1r-69v
Description: - parchment - 456 X 318
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Assigned Date: s. XVI?Searchable Date Range: 1500 - 1599
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Script: Southern Textualis Formata
Music: Musical notation found in places, ff. 46v-69v.
Figurative Decoration: Three large, colorfully illustrated scenes depicting royal or lay persons honoring church or papal authority, found on ff. 1r, 23r, and 56r.
Other Decoration: Plain initials alternating between red and blue throughout. Some headings in red.
Notes: Front pastedown contains hymn Audit Tyrannus. This pastedown covers an earlier pastedown with some of the same hymn legible below. A quire of paper added to the tail, containing the text of the Matins hymn "Aeterne rex altissime" (Highest King eternal). Inscription at the top of the front pastedown is possible a mark of association with a Franciscan institution. Illustrations on ff. 1r, 23r, and 56r cover original text. Some of the rubrication and text appears to have been re-copied. Latin
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1r-69v
Title: Choir Psalter
Language(s): Latin