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[between 1300 and 1325].
423 leaves : parchment, ill., music ; 350 x 250 mm.
Scheide, William Taylor, 1847-1907
Princeton University Library. Manuscript. Scheide 17.
Olschki, Leo S. (Leo Samuel), 1861-1940
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Russia leather (Binding)
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Antiphonary for Rome Use, in a Franciscan church (IX lessons).
Decoration: 18 historiated initials (fols. 1v, 36v, 46r, 60r, 175r, 201v, 208r, 257v, 270r, 284r, 293r, 300v, 314r, 320v, 327r, 332v, 340r, 364v), 1 large historiated initial portrait of St. Francis of Assisi without stigmata (fol. 340r); penwork initials.
Musical notation: 5-line staves, square notes.
Origin: Written in Italy, probably Padua, and illuminated by a Gaibanesque miniaturist of the early 14th century.
Modern wooden boards and stamped brown Russia leather with metal bosses and ornaments.
Obtained by William T. Scheide from L. S. Olschki (Inv. no. 19553).
De Ricci, p. 2123, no. 17
Scheide Library, Princeton University. M 17.
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