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St. Louis, Saint Louis University, Pius XII Memorial Library, Special Collections,  VFL MS 009
Description: f. 1 - Gift of Milton and Gail Fischmann, 1962. - Evans, E. S. "Medieval manuscripts at Saint Louis University: a catalogue," in Manuscripta 47/48 (2003/2004),p. 78-79.
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Consuelo Dutschke for her generous consultation.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/VFLMS009_44
Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th
View MARC record (VFL MS 009): https://libcat.slu.edu/record=b1977100~S5

Part 1: Single leaf
Description: - parchment - 520 x 376 mm - On fol. a, recto: 10 long lines with four, 4-line staves; on fol. a, verso: 16 long lines. Ruled lightly in ink wtih single vertical bounding lines.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV4/4Searchable Date Range: 1475 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic textualis
Music: On fol. a, recto: square notation and C-clefs in black, on four 4-line staves in red, and mensuration lines in red.
Figurative Decoration: On fol. a, recto: Historiated roundels, one in the bas de page depicting King David ringing bells, and a second in the right lateral margin depicting St. Francis of Assisi. margin.
Other Decoration: On fol. a, recto: Staff-height illuminated initial E in blue, with original penwork decoration lightly visible in faded pink; marginal decoration by later (19th century?) hand (and overlaps roman numeral, XL VIII, in upper right-hand corner); full framing border of neo-classical grotteschi motifs with acanthus vine scrolls, sea horses, and dolphins in blue, red, and green. On fol. a, verso, original one-line initials alternating in red and blue with harp-string penwork in opposite colors.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Folio a
Title: Antiphonary On folio a, recto: Psalmus. Exaudiat te dominus in die tribulationis...
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: Folio a, recto: //cutus est marie dices ave gratia plena dominus te cum benedicta tu inter mulieres...
Explicit: Folio a, verso: ...nos aut[em] surreximus et erecti sumus.//
Notes: Text includes part of the Ave Maria and Psalm 19, "Exaudiat te dominus." 
Status of text: Fragment
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  VFL MS 009, folio a, recto.
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  VFL MS 009, folio a, verso.
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