Digital Scriptorium
Davis, University of California, Davis, Shields Library, Special Collections,  UCD D-041:24
Description: One leaf. - Not bound; kept in an envelope from Dawson hand-labelled, "Breviary Leaf; Grolier List." - Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles (Catalogue n. 203, June, 1946) n. 45a; given to UC Davis by Hobart M. Lovett (February 1955).
Acknowledgments: - Information for this description kindly supplied by D. J. Dutschke and C. W. Dutschke.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Language: Latin Country: Italy Century: 15th

Part 1: f. 1r-v
Description: - Parchment - 110 x 85 mm - 2 columns of 22 lines; ruled in ink.
Country: ItalyCardinal point:
Region: TuscanyCity: Lucca
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Gothic.
Other Decoration: 2-line initials in alternating red and blue.
Notes: The Dawson's description retained with the fragment states that it was "written at the Cistercian Abbey at Lucca near Hanover [sic] in the year 1464."
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: f. 1r-v
Title: Breviary
Language(s): Latin
Notes: Contains part of the offices for the period after Easter. 
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