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Kansas City, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Spencer Art Reference Library,  KG 22
Description: One leaf - Not bound. - Belonged to Karen Gould (1946-2012); gift of Lewis Gould to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in 2012 in his wife's memory.
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Brother Thomas Sullivan, O.S.B., for providing the identification of the text, and to Patricia Deery Kurtz and Linda Ehrsam Voigts for the physical description.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/KG22_46
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 16th

Part 1: One leaf
Description: - Parchment - 163 x 100 mm - Text block 110 x 65 mm. 18 long lines.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVI1/4Searchable Date Range: 1500 - 1525
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Scribe(s): Geoffroy Tory, similar to style of
Script: Imitative of roman font
Other Decoration: Text framed by a painted gold rope with knots at intervals. Brown ink, one column. Two 2-line initials, one gold on red and one gold on blue; seventeen 1-line initials, gold on red and gold on blue.
Notes: Some similarity in format, script and decoration as the 8 leaves: Columbia, University of Missouri, Ellis Library, Special Collections, RARE RES BX2080.A1 1500 (6 leaves), and Fragmenta Manuscripta 212 and 213.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: One leaf
Title: Book of Hours, Psalms from Hours of the Virgin
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: //Dominus regnavit exultet terra letentur insule multe
Explicit: Viderunt omnes termini terre salutare dei nostri//
Notes: Contains Ps. 96:1-12, Ps. 97:1-3, recited during the third nocturn at matins of the Hours of the Virgin. 
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f. 1r   55 x 35 mm rectangle below line 3 is cleaner than the rest of the leaf (verso entirely clear).
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f. 1v   Painted gold knotted rope around text; leaf roughly hacked out of its book.
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