Ms. Codex 713 - Catholic Church - [Collection of hymns and antiphons]
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[Collection of hymns and antiphons] [manuscript].
[Andenne, Belgium, ca. 1500-1699]
178 leaves : parchment and paper, col. ill., music ; 149 x 91 mm. bound to 158 x 96 mm.
Latin, with a few headings in French.
Hymns, antiphons, a litany, etc. beginning with Audi Domine; including Hodie beata virgo Maria; Ave virgo stella maris; Magnificat; Adoramus te Christe; Homo quidam fecit; Exsurge domine; Parce ce domine, parce ce populo tuo; Lux perpetua; Pueri Hebreorum and others; the earliest part of the manuscript ending with Inundaverunt; all with plain chant notation. Additions in later hands (f. 136r-161r), include the Pange lingua; Anthiene de St. Roch [sic] (with music, incipit: Ave Roche); a prayer, Ora pro nobis beata pater Roche; Veni creator spiritus (without music); and an index to 88 hymns and antiphons in a 17th-century hand (f. 166-167). Also includes: Repond que l'on chante à la reception d'une nouvelle doÿenne, with plain chant notation in a 17th-century hand (f. i recto). The chants are from a chapter of secular canonesses in Andenne (chapitre noble des chanoinesses d'Andenne), but not copied in liturgical order.
Possibly originally owned by the Chapitre noble des chanoinesses d'Andenne, a community of secular, noble-born canonesses in Andenne (Anne-Emmanuelle Ceulemans).
Formerly owned by Robert de Mol (coat of arms dated 1566, f. vii recto) and the De Noot family (f. iii recto), both connected with Andenne (Anne-Emmanuelle Ceulemans).
Formerly held in the Bibliotheca Elseghemensis (late 19th- or early 20th-century bookplate, with attribution Lith. N. Heins. Gand, inside upper cover), in Elseghem or Elsegem in East Flanders, Belgium, near Ghent.
Gift of Albert C. Baugh, 1965.
Mol, Robert de, 16th cent., former owner.
Baugh, Albert C. (Albert Croll), 1891-1981, former owner.
Catholic Church - Liturgy - Texts.
Gregorian chants - Manuscripts.
Hymns, Latin - Early works to 1800.
Antiphons (Music) - Early works to 1800.
Magnificat (Music) - Early works to 1800.
Monastic and religious life of women - Early works to 1800.
Andenne (Belgium) - Church history.
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Coats of arms.
Manuscripts, Latin - 16th century.
Manuscripts, Latin - 17th century.
Title supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch).
Foliation: Parchment and paper, i (paper endleaf) + 5 (paper) + 163 (parchment) + 10 (paper) + i (paper endleaf); [vii], 1-161, [162-171]; 17th-century foliation in ink, upper right recto; some foliation lost due to trimmed edges. There may be folios or quires missing between f. 48-49 and 138-139.
Script: Written in Gothic and humanistic scripts by numerous hands.
Decoration: Rubricated headings, initials, and capitals; 3 coats of arms painted in color; 2 in watercolor on paper (f. ii recto, f. iii recto), and an earlier coat of arms on parchment, (f. vii recto) dated 1566.
Binding: 17th- or 18th-century calf, split along spine.
Origin: Written in Andenne, Belgium in the 16th and 17th centuries (Anne-Emmanuelle Ceulemans).
|Indexed / Referenced in:||
Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), Supplement A (1), Library Chronicle 35 (1969), pp. 9-10 (Ms. Latin 218).
UPenn Ms. Codex 713
Rare Book & Manuscript Library University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 713