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Ms. Coll. 591, Folder 24 - Catholic Church - Book of hours leaf
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Catholic Church.
Book of hours leaf, 1400s.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment ; 180 x 132 mm.
In Latin.
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.
Formerly owned by Lawrence J. Schoenberg, LJS 113.
Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2008.
Related names:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner.
Sebastian, Saint Prayers and devotions.
Catholic Church - Prayers and devotions - Early works to 1800.
Form / Genre:
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