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Ms. Coll. 591, Folder 28 - Psalter leaf
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Bible O.T. Psalms. Latin. Selections.
Psalter leaf, 1400s.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : parchment ; 145 x 105 mm.
In Latin.
Vellum leaf from a psalter written in a Flemish batarde hand. Written in 13 long lines, with abstract line fillers in alternating blue and red ink with gold detail. Contains a partial foliate border in blue, green and gold ink, and has initials alternating in blue ink with red flourishes, and gold ink with blue flourishes. The text is from Psalms 34.17-24. Written in France in the 15th century.
Formerly owned by Lawrence J. Schoenberg, LJS 107.
Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2008.
Related names:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century.
Manuscripts, Medieval.
Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Contained in:
Manuscript Fragment Collection. Folder 28
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: Fragments
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Medieval
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Genre: Psalters
Related names: Schoenberg, Lawrence J., former owner
Page material: Parchment