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Gathered Leaves: Manuscript Fragments from Tisch Library Special Collections

Leaf from a fifteenth century illuminated French missal. Reverse.

Creator:
Catholic Church
Publisher:
Tufts University. Tisch Library.
Description:
The Missal is the Mass-book from which the services were read. This leaf shows an interesting arrangement of text with musical notations. It is written on vellum in liturgical black letter, decorated with a large flourished multicolor initial, along with several red and blue colored pen work initials.
Date:
15th Century
Uniform title:
Subject:
Catholic Church -- Missal (Pre-Vatican II), Missals, Initials (layout features), Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Source:
Tisch Special Collections Z1012 .M56
Contributer:
Rights:
Creative Commons 3.0
Format:
Image/jpeg
Language:
lat
Coverage:
15th century, France
Original format:
parchment
Dimensions: