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Ms. Coll. 591, Folder 24 - Catholic Church - Book of hours leaf
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Author:
Catholic Church.
Title:
Book of hours leaf, 1400s.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment ; 180 x 132 mm.
Language(s):
In Latin.
Summary:
Vellum leaf from a book of hours. One side contains a prayer to Saint Sebastian. Written in 15 long lines in two Gothic hands with initials in red, blue and gold. Written in France in the 15th century.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Lawrence J. Schoenberg, LJS 113.
Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2008.
Related names:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner.
Subject:
Sebastian, Saint Prayers and devotions.
Catholic Church - Prayers and devotions - Early works to 1800.
Form / Genre:
Fragments.
Books of hours.
Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Contained in:
Manuscript Fragment Collection. Folder 24
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 591

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Collection: Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection
Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 15th century
Date: 1400
Genre: Books of hours
Genre: Fragments
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Medieval
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Subject: Catholic Church
Subject: Sebastian, Saint
Author: Catholic Church
Related names: Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner
Page material: Parchment